What Happened on March 15, 1998

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"Cabaret" opens at Club Expo Theater, NYC, starring Alan Cumming and Natasha Richardson

  • An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale hits southeastern Iran

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBenjamin Spock

Benjamin Spock, American pediatrician and writer, dies at 94

Pediatrician Benjamin Spock
Pediatrician
Benjamin Spock
  • Jheri [Robert] Redding, American hairdresser and businessman (created the Jheri curl and hair conditioner), dies at 91