On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1978

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 43 die as 2 express trains collide head-on south of Bologna, Italy
  • Great Britain performs nuclear test

Famous Birthdays

  • Austin Aries, American wrestler
  • Chris Stapleton, American country musician (The SteelDrivers, Traveller), born in Lexington, Kentucky
  • Luis Fonsi [Luis L√≥pez-Cepero] Puerto Rican singer-songwriter (Despacito), born in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Milton Bradley, American baseball player
  • Tim Corcoran, American baseball player

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Novelist Danielle Steel (30) weds William George Toth

Novelist Danielle Steel
Danielle Steel