On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1991

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Birth of the first federal political party in Canada that supports Quebec nationalism, le Bloc Québécois
  • Carolyn Tanny & Bob Trischel wed
  • Climactic eruption of the Mount Pinatubo volcano in the Philippines, the second-largest volcanic eruption on Earth of the 20th century

Famous Deaths

  • Happy Chandler, American politician and Commissioner of Baseball (b. 1898)