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

  • Armand Parmentier, Belgian athlete

Person of interestMatt Groening

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

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