On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 2006

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

B.B. King is awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President George W. Bush

Blues Musician B.B. King
Blues Musician
B.B. King
43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush
  • First flight of the F-35 Lightning II.

Famous Deaths

  • Clay Regazzoni, Swiss Formula One driver, dies at 67
  • Henny Alma [Hendrika den Broek], Dutch actress (Soldier of Orange), dies at 83