Historical Events In April - 15
Monday, 01 March 2021
1958 On April - 15 estelle Taylor, dies at 64
1959 Fidel Castro begins US goodwill tour on this day in history.
1959 The birth of Emma Thompson, British actress on this day in history.
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 USS Princeton brought first Marine helicopters to Vietnam. This was first Marine advisory unit to arrive in South Vietnam on this day in history.
1962 Clara Blandick, committed suicide at 80 on this day in history.
1965 On April - 15 syd Chaplin, dies at 80
1966 On this day in history the Rolling Stones release "Aftermath"
1966 On this day in history joseph Crehan, dies of stroke at 81
1967 On April - 15 antonio de Curtis Toto, comedian, dies of heart attack at 69
1968 On April - 15 boris Mykolayovich Lyatoshyns'ky, composer, dies at 73
1969 On this day in history 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 On April - 15 military coup in Niger
1975 C Torres discovers asteroid #2784 Domeyko on this day in history.
1975 First appearance of the San Diego Chicken on April - 15.
1975 On April - 15 charles Marshall, dies
1976 Gerald Smith, antisemite/catholic (Natl Christian Crusade), dies at 78 on April - 15.
1978 On this day in history 43 die as 2 express trains collide head-on south of Bologna, Italy
1980 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb
1980 Raymond Bailey actor (Mr Drysdale-Beverly Hillbillies), dies at 75 on April - 15.
1980 On this day in history jean-Paul Sartre, existentialist philosopher and writer (Nobel 1964), dies in Paris at 74
1981 On this day in history french Duynstee, Dutch states rights leader, dies at 67
1982 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3257 on April - 15.
1982 Apollo Computer announces DN400, DN420, & landscape display on April - 15.
1982 The Muslims who murdered President Sadat of Egypt are executed on this day in history.
1982 On April - 15 5 murderers, of Egyptian pres Sadat, executed
1983 On this day in history rodolfo Hoyos actor (Luis-Viva Valdez), dies at 68
1983 On April - 15 tokyo Disneyland opens
1983 On April - 15 gyula Illyes, Hungarian writer/poet (Az Ismertlen Illyes), dies at 80