On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 2016

Historical Events


Music awardsGrammy Awards

58th Grammy Awards: Best Song "Thinking Out Loud" by Ed Sheeran, Best Album "1989" by Taylor Swift

Singer-Songwriter Ed Sheeran
Singer-Songwriter
Ed Sheeran
Singer-songwriter Taylor Swift
Singer-songwriter
Taylor Swift

Famous Deaths

  • Denise Matthews "Vanity", singer (Prince protege) and actress (52 Pick Up), dies at 57
  • George Gaynes, Dutch-Finnish-American singer, stage and screen actor (Tootsie; Police Academy; General Hospital), dies at 98
  • Louis Lane, American conductor (Akron, 1959-83; Lake Erie Opera, 1964-72), and educator (Cleveland Institute, 1982-2004) dies at 72
2016 Highlights

About February 15, 2016

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: Family Day (Canada), Washington's Birthday (United States)

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Aquarius