On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Famous Birthdays

  • Hironori Kusano, Japanese singer (NEWS), born in Yokohama, Japan

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick [Fritz] Loewe, composer, dies
  • Gardiner Means, US economist, dies at 91
  • Gerard Holt, architect, dies at 83
  • Neil R. Jones, American sci-fi writer (Space War, Twin Worlds), dies at 78
  • Richard Feynman, American theoretical physicist known for his work on quantum mechanics and quantum electrodynamics (1965 Nobel), dies of liposarcoma at 69