Historical Events on May 15, 1974

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Beginning of the Ulster Workers' Council strike called by Ulster loyalists and unionists who were against the Sunningdale Agreement, which proposed the sharing of political power with Irish nationalists
  • Ma'alot massacre: Palestinian terrorist take school hostage, 25 mostly children killed and 68 injured
  • Walter Scheel succeeds Gustav Heinemann as West German President