What Happened on October 15, 2001

Historical Events

  • NASA's Galileo spacecraft passes within 112 miles of Jupiter's moon Io.
  • The first tanker loading of the new $2.5-billion Kazakh-Russia Pipeline takes place

Famous Weddings


"Guns N' Roses" guiitarist Slash (36) weds second wife Perla Ferrar (27) in Hawaii; divorce in 2014

Famous Deaths

  • Zhang Xueliang, Chinese ruler of Manchuria, dies at 100

About October 15, 2001

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 21 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

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

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