On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1970

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • "Cry for Us All" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 8 performances
  • Libyan leader Gadaffi launches "Green Revolution"
  • WMGZ TV channel 16 in Mayaguez, PR ([M]) begins broadcasting
  • WPSJ TV channel 14 in Ponce, PR ([P]) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Darrin Smith, American NFL linebacker (Dallas Cowboys, Philadelphia Eagles; Super Bowl 1993, 95), born in Miami, Florida
  • Flex Alexander, American actor

Famous Deaths

  • Ripper Collins, American baseball player (b. 1904)