On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1967

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • "In re Gault", US Supreme Court rules juveniles accused of crimes should be given same legal rights as adults

Conference meetingMeeting of Interest

Paul McCartney meets his future wife Linda Eastman

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

Famous Birthdays

  • John Smoltz, pitcher (Atlanta Braves, 1996 Cy Young), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Madhuri Dixit, Indian actress

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Hopper, American painter (House by Railroad), dies at 84
  • Jaromir Fiala, composer, dies at 74