On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 2002

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hu Jintao becomes the General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China

Paramount Leader of China Hu Jintao
Paramount Leader of China
Hu Jintao

Famous Deaths

  • Myra Hindley, English murderess (murdered 5 small children with Ian Brady), dies at 60
  • Sohn Kee-chung, Korean athlete and long-distance runner, dies at 90