December 15, 1961 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Adolf Eichmann is sentenced to death for war crimes in Israel

SS officer Adolf Eichmann
SS officer
Adolf Eichmann
  • Equal access rule, political parties get TV broadcasting time
  • JFK visits Puerto Rico
  • L J Suenens appointed archbishop of Mechelen-Brussels

Birthdays in History

  • Karin Resetarits, Austrian journalist
  • Reginald Hudlin, director (House Party)