On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 2001

Historical Events

  • First draft of the complete human genome is published in the journal "Nature"

Famous Deaths

  • Boris Goldovsky, Russian-American conductor, educator (Tangle wood, 1942-62), and opera broadcast commentator (Metropolitan Opera, 1946-85), dies at 92
2001 Highlights

About February 15, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 20 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Aquarius