On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1944

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • The Arrow Cross Party (very similar to Hitler's NSDAP (Nazi party)) takes over the power in Hungary.

Famous Birthdays

  • Haim Saban, Israeli-American media proprietor (Saban Entertainment), born in Alexandria, Kingdom of Egypt
  • Kay Ivey, American politician (54th Governor of Alabama), born in Camden, Alabama
  • Mac Collins, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Georgia), born in Jackson, Georgia
  • Sali Berisha, 41st Prime Minister of Albania (2005-13) and 3rd President of Albania (1992-97), born in Vi├židol, Albania

Famous Deaths

  • Philip Mechanicus, journalist, executed in Auschwitz-Birkenau