What Happened on April 15, 1969

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • North Korea shoots at US airplane above Japanese sea

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeromy Burnitz, outfielder (Cleveland Indians), born in Westminster, California
  • Michael Jones, NFL linebacker (Oakland Raiders, St Louis Rams)
  • Phillippi Sparks, NFL cornerback (NY Giants)

Famous Deaths

  • Victoria von Battenberg, Queen of Spain as the wife of King Alfonso XIII, dies at 81