June 15, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 800 year anniversary of "the birthplace of modern democracy,", the signing of the Magna Carta by King John at Runymeade, England

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jeb Bush, Governor of Florida, announces he will run for the US Presidency in Miami

US Governor Jeb Bush
US Governor
Jeb Bush
  • Remains of a 2,000 year old women dubbed "the sleeping beauty" are announced discovered in Northern Ethiopia from ancient kingdom of Aksum

Birthdays in History

  • Prince Nicolas of Sweden, Duke of Ă…ngermanland, born in Danderyd

Deaths in History

  • Kirk Kerkorian, American CEO and "father of the mega-resort" (MGM, UA), dies at 98