On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1946

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 50th Boston Marathon won by Stylianos Kyriakides of Greece in 2:29:27; first and only Cypriot athlete to win the event

Famous Birthdays

  • Wayne Gilchrest, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Maryland), born in Rahway, New Jersey