Historical Events In April - 15
Thursday, 13 May 2021
1958 On this day in history estelle Taylor, dies at 64
1959 On this day in history fidel Castro begins US goodwill tour
1959 On this day in history the birth of Emma Thompson, British actress
1960 Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee organizes at Shaw U on April - 15.
1961 Launching of first nuclear-powered frigate, USS Bainbridge, at Quincy, MA on April - 15.
1961 Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, is awarded the Order of Lenin on April - 15.
1962 On this day in history uSS Princeton brought first Marine helicopters to Vietnam. This was first Marine advisory unit to arrive in South Vietnam.
1962 Clara Blandick, committed suicide at 80 on this day in history.
1965 Syd Chaplin, dies at 80 on April - 15.
1966 On this day in history the Rolling Stones release "Aftermath"
1966 On April - 15 joseph Crehan, dies of stroke at 81
1967 Antonio de Curtis Toto, comedian, dies of heart attack at 69 on April - 15.
1968 Boris Mykolayovich Lyatoshyns'ky, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1969 On April - 15 north Korean aircraft shoots down Navy EC-121 reconnaissance aircraft over the Sea of Japan
1969 Victoria von Battenberg, wife of Spanish king Alfonso, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1971 43rd Academy Awards presented on this day in history.
1972 Otto Brenner, German trade union leader, dies at 64 on April - 15.
1974 Military coup in Niger on April - 15.
1975 C Torres discovers asteroid #2784 Domeyko on this day in history.
1975 On this day in history first appearance of the San Diego Chicken
1975 On this day in history charles Marshall, dies
1976 Gerald Smith, antisemite/catholic (Natl Christian Crusade), dies at 78 on April - 15.
1978 On April - 15 43 die as 2 express trains collide head-on south of Bologna, Italy
1980 On April - 15 e Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb
1980 On this day in history raymond Bailey actor (Mr Drysdale-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 75
1980 Jean-Paul Sartre, existentialist philosopher and writer (Nobel 1964), dies in Paris at 74 on April - 15.
1981 French Duynstee, Dutch states rights leader, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1982 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3257 on April - 15.
1982 Apollo Computer announces DN400, DN420, & landscape display on this day in history.
1982 The Muslims who murdered President Sadat of Egypt are executed on April - 15.
1982 5 murderers, of Egyptian pres Sadat, executed on this day in history.
1983 On April - 15 rodolfo Hoyos actor (Luis-Viva Valdez), dies at 68
1983 On April - 15 tokyo Disneyland opens
1983 Gyula Illyes, Hungarian writer/poet (Az Ismertlen Illyes), dies at 80 on April - 15.