On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday

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 guitarist, dies at 70
  • Clifton James, American actor (Live and Let Die, Silver Streak), dies at 96