On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1944

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave Edmunds, Welsh singer and guitarist (Rockpile - Girls Talk), born in Cardiff, Wales
  • Dzhokhar Dudayev, separatist leader and President of the Chechen Republic of Ichkeria (1991), born in Yalkhori, Chechen-Ingush (d. 1996)

Famous Deaths

  • Giovanni Gentile, Italian philosopher (The Doctrine of Fascism), dies at 68