On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 20 people are killed & 100 are injured after a train derails in Moscow
  • 85th All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 5-3 at Target Field, Minnesota
  • Israel announces it has officially voted to accept the ceasefire proposed by Egypt; Hamas reject, saying they were not consulted

Famous Deaths

  • James MacGregor Burns, American political writer (The Lion & the Fox), dies at 95