On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 2015

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Casper, American golfer (US Open 1959, 66; US Masters 1970), dies of a heart attack at 83
  • Dean Smith, American actor & relay runner (Olympic gold 1952), dies at 83
  • Joseph M. Gaydos, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania), dies at 88
  • Robert Gavron, Baron Gavron, English publisher and multi-millionaire (St Ives Group), dies of a heart attack at 84