What Happened on April 15, 1942

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • George VI awards George Cross to people of Malta

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis X. DiLorenzo, American Catholic prelate
  • Kenneth Lay, American businessman (d. 2006)
  • Walter Raphael Hazzard, basketball (Olympic-gold-1964), born in Wilmington, Delaware

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Musil, Austrian writer (Mann ohne Eigenschaften), dies at 61