What Happened on February 15, 2004

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 46th Daytona 500: Dale Earnhardt, Jr. wins (156.341 MPH)
  • 53rd NBA All-Star Game: West beats East 136-132 at Los Angeles
  • 57th British Film and Television Awards (BAFTAS): "The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King" Best Film, Peter Weir Best Director

Famous Deaths

  • Jan Miner, American actress (b. 1917)
  • Jens Evensen, Norwegian minister and jurist (b. 1917)