On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1966

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Kees Verkerk becomes world champion all-round skater

Famous Birthdays

  • Melido Perez, Dominican-American baseball pitcher (NY Yankees), born in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic
  • Petra Huber, Austrian professional tennis player

Famous Deaths

  • Camillo Torres, Colombian priest/guerrilla fighter, dies
  • Gerard Ciołek, Polish architect, dies at 56