What Happened on August 15, 2015

Historical Events

  • North Korea creates its own time zone -moving its clocks back half an hour to GMT+8.5

Famous Deaths

  • Julian Bond, American civil rights leader and politician (D-Ga), dies at 75
2015 Highlights

About August 15, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 9 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo

Holidays: Independence Day (India)

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cheerleader - OMI
  • UK #1 Song: Marvin Gaye - Charlie Puth Ft. Meghan Trainor