On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1969

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • US Supreme Court Justice Abe Fortas resigns
  • Violent Chinese-Russian border dispute leaves 100s dead

Famous Birthdays

  • Gianluca Festa, Italian footballer
  • Kim Raver, American actress
  • Louis Riddick, NFL safety (Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons)
  • Rona Ambrose, Canadian politician
  • Timo Kotipelto, Finnish musician
  • Yutaka Take, Japanese jockey

Famous Deaths

  • Miles Malleson, British writer and actor (Phantom of the Opera, Postman's Knock), dies at 80