January 15, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder makes racist remarks about black athletes
  • Kiran More stumps five WI batsman at Madras, world Test record
  • Narendra Hirwani takes 16-136 (8-61 & 8-75) v WI on Test debut

Deaths in History


Person of interestSeán MacBride

Seán MacBride, Chief of Staff of the Irish Republican Army and founder of Amnesty International (Nobel 1974), dies at 83

Irish Politician and Chief of Staff of the IRA Seán MacBride
Irish Politician and Chief of Staff of the IRA
Seán MacBride