On This Day

What Happened on April 18, 2015

Historical Events

Hall of fameHall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band; Green Day; Joan Jett and the Blackhearts; Lou Reed; Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble; Bill Withers; The "5" Royals; and Ringo Starr

Musician, Singer and Songwriter Stevie Ray Vaughan
Musician, Singer and Songwriter
Stevie Ray Vaughan

Famous Deaths

  • Joseph Lechleider, American electrical engineer (invented DSL/high speed internet technology), dies at 82
2015 Highlights

About April 18, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 6 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries