Historical Events on May 15th, 1960

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Chic Cub Don Cardwell no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0
  • Dmitri Shostakovitch's 7th String quartet premieres in Leningrad
  • KHVO TV channel 13 in Hilo, HI (ABC) begins broadcasting
  • Sputnik 4 launched into Earth orbit; later recovery failed
  • Taxes took 25% of earnings in US