Historical Events In January - 15
Tuesday, 28 November 2023
1974 On January - 15 expert panel reports 18½-m gap in Watergate tape, 5 separate erasures
1974 On January - 15 karel Salmon, composer, dies at 76
1975 On January - 15 portugal signs accord for Angola's independence
1975 On January - 15 space Mountain opens (Disneyland)
1976 On January - 15 sara Jane Moore sentenced to life for attempting to shoot President Ford
1976 On January - 15 uS-German Helios B solar probe launched into solar orbit
1976 On January - 15 uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakstan/Semipalatinsk USSR
1977 Coneheads debut on "Saturday Night Live" on January - 15.
1978 On January - 15 theodore Bundy kills Florida State University co-eds Lisa Levy & Margaret Bowman
1978 On January - 15 margaret Bowman & Janet Levy, Chi Omega, FSU, killed by Ted Bundy
1981 "Hill Street Blues" premieres on NBC-TV on this day in history.
1981 Bob Gibson elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame on January - 15.
1981 On January - 15 emanuel Celler, (Rep-D-NY, 1923-73), dies at 92
1982 On this day in history red Smith, sportscaster (Pulitzer, Fight Talk), dies at 76
1983 On January - 15 dutch political party DS'70 disbands
1983 On this day in history hartford Whalers smallest crowd 4,812 (beat Devils) during blizzard
1983 Javed Miandad & Mudassar Nazar make 451 stand vs India on this day in history.
1983 On January - 15 thom Syles keeps a life saver intact in his mouth for over 7 hours
1983 Meyer Lansky, reputed mobster, dies in Miami Beach Fla at 80 on January - 15.
1984 On this day in history hana Mandlikova ends Martina Navratilova's 54-match winning streak
1985 On this day in history civil rights activist Tancredo Neves elected president
1985 Mike Gatting & Graeme Fowler both scores 200's vs India on January - 15.
1985 On January - 15 rose Bottle is born
1985 On this day in history tancredo Neves becomes first elected President of Brazil in 21 years
1986 On January - 15 living Seas opens at World Showcase in EPCOT, Walt Disney World
1986 James H "Jim" Crowley, US football player (Notre Dame), dies at 83 on January - 15.
1987 Dolores Hawkins, singer (Guy Mitchell Show), dies at 58 on January - 15.
1988 On this day in history arab uprising in Israel begins
1988 On January - 15 jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
1988 Kiran More stumps five West Indian batsman at Madras, world Test record on January - 15.
1988 Sean MacBride, Ireland, commander of Irish Republican Army, dies at 83 on January - 15.
1989 Big John Studd wins WWF's first Royal Rumble on January - 15.
1989 On this day in history cerberal Palsy telethon raises 22,600,000
1989 Wilf Slack, cricketer (whilst bat in Gambia England player 1986), dies on this day in history.