What Happened on October 15, 1959

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Untouchables" premieres
  • KNDO TV channel 23 in Yakima, WA (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Emeril Lagasse, American chef
  • Sarah Magaret Fergusson, [Fergie], Duchess of York, born in London, England
  • Todd Solondz, American film director

Famous Deaths

  • Lipót Fejér, Hungarian mathematician (b. 1880)