On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 2017

Historical Events

  • Suicide car bomb targets buses carrying Syrian evacuees at Rashidin, 126 killed including 70 children

Famous Weddings

  • Country music singer and songwriter Sam Hunt (32) weds Hannah Lee Fowler in Cedartown, Georgia

Famous Deaths

  • Allan Holdsworth, British progressive rock guitarist, dies at 70
  • Clifton James, American actor (Live and Let Die, Silver Streak), dies at 96
  • Sylvia Moy, American songwriter ("My Cherie Amour"; "This Old Heart Of Mine"; "It Takes Two"), dies of pneumonia at 79
2017 Highlights

About April 15, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 4 years, 6 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Aries