On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1994

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Sport awardLPGA Championship

LPGA Championship Women's Golf, DuPont CC: Laura Davies of England wins her second major title, 3 strokes ahead of runner-up Alice Ritzman

LPGA Golfer Laura Davies
LPGA Golfer
Laura Davies

Famous Deaths

  • Frederik baron van Pallandt, Danish singer (Nina & F), murdered at 61
  • Gilbert Roland [Luis Alonso], Mexican actor (Juarez, Barbarosa), dies from cancer at 88
  • Ronnie Potsdammer, Dutch singer, songwriter and programmer, dies at 71
  • Royal Dano, American actor (Red Badge of Courage, Cocaine Wars, House II), dies of a heart attack at 71
  • [Henry] John Baker, resistance fighter/journalist (Slogan), dies at 79