April 15, 1960 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Guy Carawan sings "We Shall Overcome" to a Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee in Raleigh - popularising the song as a protest anthem
  • Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), organizes at Shaw U

Birthdays in History

  • Marvin Clyde Goodwin, murderer (FBI Most Wanted List), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Philippe of Belgium, King of the Belgians (2013-), born in Brussels, Belgium