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Historical Events Happened In October - 15

Friday, 06 May 2016

1948  First women officers on active duty sworn in as commissioned officers in regular Navy under Women's Service Integration Act of June 1948 by Secretary of the Navy John L. Sullivan: CAPT Joy B. Hancock, USN; LCDR Winifred R. Quick, USN; LCDR Anne King, USN; LCDR Frances L. Willoughby, MC, USN; LT Ellen Ford, SC, USN; LT Doris Cranmore, MSC, USN; LTJG Doris A. Defenderfer, USN; and LTJG Betty Rae Tennant, USN on October - 15.  

1949  Administration of territory of Manipur taken over by Indian govt on October - 15.  

1949  Billy Graham begins his ministry on October - 15.  

1949  Tripura accedes to the Indian union on October - 15.  

1951  On this day in history "I Love Lucy" debuts on CBS TV  

1952  Arthur Laurent's "Time of the Cuckoo," premieres in NYC on October - 15.  

1953  On October - 15 the first televised weather report airs.  

1953  John Patrick's "Teahouse of the Red Moon," premieres in NYC on October - 15.  

1954  On October - 15 hurricane Hazel strikes US & Canada, 348 die  

1955  On this day in history fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41  

1956  On October - 15 william J Brennan Jr appointed to the Supreme Court  

1956  On October - 15 pyotr Bolotnikov runs world record 10k (28:42.8)  

1957  On this day in history uSS Lake Champlain reaches Valencia, Spain to assist in flood rescue work.  

1957  On October - 15 giants trade Minneapolis franchise to Red Sox for SF Seals-franchises only, not the players  

1958  Tunisia drops diplomatic relations with Egypt on this day in history.  

1958  Jack Mason, cricketer (England all-rounder v Australia 1897-98), dies on this day in history.  

1959  "Untouchables" premieres on October - 15.  

1959  The birth of The Duchess of York on this day in history.  

1960  On October - 15 uSS Patrick Henry (SSBN-599) begins successful firing of four Polaris test vehicles under operational rather than test conditions. Tests are completed on 18 October.  

1960  Clara Kimball Young, actress (Return of Chandu), dies of stroke at 70 on this day in history.  

1962  On October - 15 amnesty International formed in London  

1962  On this day in history byron R White appointed to the Supreme Court  

1963  On October - 15 edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French writer (Ecoute Israel), dies  

1964  Craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph on this day in history.  

1964  On October - 15 kosygin & Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Krushchev  

1964  On October - 15 cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73  

1965  On this day in history u.S. Naval Support Activity Danang Vietnam, established.  

1965  Carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60 on this day in history.  

1966  On this day in history lBJ signs a bill creating Dept of Transportation  

1968  Bea Benaderet, NYC, actress (Kate-Petticoat Junction), dies at 62 on this day in history.  

1969  On October - 15 bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated  

1969  On this day in history madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)  

1969  Vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war on this day in history.  

1969  On this day in history rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies  

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Famous People Born On This Day In History

1471  Konrad Mutian, German humanist (d. 1526) was born on October - 15.  

1542  On this day in history birth of djalalud-Din Mohammed Akbar, emperor of India (1556-1605)  

1550  Henry, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg/brother of William of Orange was born on this day in history.  

1608  On this day in history birth of evangelista Torricelli, Italian physicist (d. 1647)  

1674  Robert Herrick, Mass, British poet (Together) was born on this day in history.  

1686  Allan Ramsay, Scottish poet (d. 1758) was born on this day in history.  

1701  Marie-Marguerite d'Youville, first native Canadian canonized (d. 1771) was born on this day in history.  

1711  Elisabeth Teresa of Lorraine, queen of Sardinia (d. 1741) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In October - 15

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0412  Death of Theophilus, Patriarch of Alexandria on this day in history.  

0892  Al-Mutamid, kalief of Abbasiden, dies on October - 15.  

0898  On this day in history death of lambert, Holy Roman Emperor  

0912  Death of Abdullah ibn Muhammad, Emir of Córdoba on October - 15.  

1002  Death of Otto-Henry, Duke of Burgundy (b. 946) on October - 15.  

1080  Rudolf von Schwaben, German anti-King, dies on this day in history.  

1268  On October - 15 dirk II, mister of Valkenburg, dies  

1271  On October - 15 hostiensis, [Henricus the Segusia], cardinal/bishop of Ostia, dies  

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