What Happened on July 15, 1956

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Beverly Hanson/Kathy Cornelius wins LPGA Hot Springs Golf Invitational
  • Iharos runs world record 10k (28:42.8)

Famous Birthdays

  • Ian Curtis, English rock vocalist (Joy Division-Transmission) (d. 1980)
  • Joe Satriani, American guitarist, born in Westbury, New York
  • Kathy Kreiner, Canadian giant slalom (Olympic gold 1976)
  • Toshihiko Seko, Japanese runner (world record 25/30 km)