Historical Events In April - 15
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1958 On April - 15 estelle Taylor, dies at 64
1959 On this day in history fidel Castro begins US goodwill tour
1959 The birth of Emma Thompson, British actress on April - 15.
1960 Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee organizes at Shaw U on April - 15.
1961 On April - 15 launching of first nuclear-powered frigate, USS Bainbridge, at Quincy, MA
1961 Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, is awarded the Order of Lenin on this day in history.
1962 On April - 15 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 On April - 15 syd Chaplin, dies at 80
1966 The Rolling Stones release "Aftermath" on this day in history.
1966 Joseph Crehan, dies of stroke at 81 on this day in history.
1967 Antonio de Curtis Toto, comedian, dies of heart attack at 69 on this day in history.
1968 Boris Mykolayovich Lyatoshyns'ky, composer, dies at 73 on April - 15.
1969 On this day in history north Korean aircraft shoots down Navy EC-121 reconnaissance aircraft over the Sea of Japan
1969 On this day in history victoria von Battenberg, wife of Spanish king Alfonso, dies at 81
1971 On April - 15 43rd Academy Awards presented
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 E Bowell discovers asteroid #3041 Webb on April - 15.
1980 On April - 15 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 this day in history.
1981 French Duynstee, Dutch states rights leader, dies at 67 on April - 15.
1982 A Mrkos discovers asteroid #3257 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1982 5 murderers, of Egyptian pres Sadat, executed on April - 15.
1983 On April - 15 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