On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1962

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • US national debt above $300,000,000,000

Famous Birthdays

  • Nawal El Moutawakel, Moroccan athlete (Olympic gold 400m hurdles 1984), born in Casablanca, Morocco
  • Surjit Bindrakhia, Punjabi Bhangra singer, born in Bindrakh, Punjab
  • Tom Kane, American voice actor, born in Overland Park, Kansas

Famous Deaths

  • Arsenio Lacson, Filipino politician and sportswriter (b. 1911)
  • Clara Blandick, committed suicide at 80
  • Esther Minciotti, dies at 74