What Happened on October 15, 1954

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Hurricane Hazel makes landfall in the US in North Carolina as a category 4 hurricane, 195 die in US and Canada
  • KLTV TV channel 7 in Tyler-Longview, TX (ABC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Jere Burns, actor (Something So Right, Kirk-Dear John), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Kip Byrne, Canadian Tour golfer (Mich State Jr-1970-71), born in Detroit, Michigan