What Happened on February 15, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Australia beat West Indies 2-1 in one of best Test Cricket series ever
  • Entire US figure skating team of 18, dies in Belgian Sabena 707 crash

Famous Deaths

  • Jack Whiting, actor (Top Speed, Life of the Party), dies at 59
  • Maribel Vinson, American figure skater (9x US National Champion), dies at 49
  • Marubel Vinaon Owen, figure skater (Olympic silver 1932), dies