What Happened on January 15, 1968

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • KDCD TV channel 18 in Midland, TX (IND) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Chad Lowe, actor (Spencer, Apprentice to Murder), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Felton Spencer, NBA center (SF Warriors)
  • Iñaki Urdangarín, Spanish royalty
  • Laurie Fellner, Appleton Wisc, team handball goalie (Olympics-92, 96)
  • Steve McConaghy, Australian soling sailor (Olympics-96)

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Masterson, 1st NHLer fatally injured during a game (Jan 13), dies
  • Bill Masterton, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1938)
  • John Davidson, actor (Dick Tracy vs Crime Inc), dies at 80
  • Leopold Infeld, Pol nuclear physcist (Motion & Relativity), dies at 69