On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1980

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • England beats Scotland, 30-18 at Murrayfield, Edinburgh to claim it's 18th outright Five Nations Rugby Championship, 8th Grand Slam and 15th Triple Crown

Famous Birthdays

  • Deidra Graham, Salt Lake City Utah, gymnast (alt-Olympics 1996)
  • Freddie Bynum, American baseball player

Famous Deaths

  • Gerald Abrahams, English author (Teach Yourself Chess), dies at 72