On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1954

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st Bevatron particle accelerator in operation at Berkeley, California
  • WRDW TV channel 12 in Augusta, GA (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestMatt Groening

Matt Groening, American cartoonist and writer (Life in Hell, The Simpsons, Futurama), born in Portland, Oregon

Cartoonist Matt Groening
Matt Groening
  • Pamela Theresa Jiles, American 4X400m relayer (Olympic silver 1976), born in New Orleans, Louisiana