On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1967

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Wait A Minim!" closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 457 performances
  • France wins it’s 4th outright Five Nations Rugby Championship with an 11-6 win over Ireland at Lansdowne Road, Dublin

Famous Birthdays

  • Dara Torres, American Olympic swimmer (Olympic gold 1984), born in Beverly Hills, California
  • Frankie Poullain [Francis Poullain-Patterson], British bass player (The Darkness), born in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • Lance Zeno, American former NFL/WLAF corner (Rams, Scottish Claymores), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Mark Mortimer, American actor (Nick Hudson-Another World, Killing Cupid), born in Yorkville, Illinois

Famous Deaths

  • Totò [Antonio De Curtis], Italian actor (Motorizzate, Noi Duri) commonly referred to as the most popular Italian comedian of all time, dies from a heart attack at 69