On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1955

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Dutch 2nd Chamber requires TV licenses
  • US Air Force unveils self-guided missile
  • WLEX TV channel 18 in Lexington, KY (NBC) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Daniel "Dee" Snider, American singer, songwriter and actor (Twisted Sister), born in Astoria, Queens
  • Mohsin Khan, Pakistani cricketer (Pakistani opening batsman late 70s early 80s), born in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
  • Stephen "Steve" Lillywhite, British record producer (U2, Rolling Stones, Phish), born in Egham, England