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08/01/1996 For first time in 25 years no one is elected to Baseball Hall of Fame

Elections to the Baseball Hall of Fame for followed the system in use since 1995. The Baseball Writers' Association of America voted by mail to select from recent major league players but no one tallied the necessary 75% support. That year no one was elected.


  • Inductees 

  • The museum 

  • Unauthorized sale of items in collection 

  • Non-induction of banned players 

  • United States Mint Coin(s) commemorating the 75th Anniversary