What Happened on September 15, 1945

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • A hurricane in southern Florida and the Bahamas destroys 366 planes and 25 blimps at NAS Richmond.

Famous Birthdays

  • Carmen Maura, Spanish actress
  • Jessye Norman, US, opera singer (Carmen)
  • Ron Shelton, American film director

Famous Deaths

  • AndrĂ© Tardieu, Prime Minister of France (b. 1876)
  • Anton Friedrich Wilhelm von Webern, Austrian composer, dies at 61