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 This day in History - October 15
378 Historic Events for October 15
1963

Edmond Fleg[enheimer], Swiss/French writer (Ecoute Isra‰l), dies

Death
1963

Angela Rock, Lakewood CA, WPVA volleyballer (US Open-1992)

Birth
1963

Stanley Menzo, Suriname/Dutch soccer goaltender (Ajax/PSV)

Birth
1963

Ludwig Erhard follows Conrad Adenauer as West German Chancellor

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1964

Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73

Death
1964

Craig Breedlove sets auto speed record of 846.97 kph

Event
1964

Kosygin and Brezhnev replace Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev

Event
1964

NY Yankees appears in 14 and win 9 of last 16 World Series

Event
1964

St Louis Cardinals beat NY Yankees, 4 games to 3 in 61st World Series

Event
1964

Dr Martin Luther King Jr awarded Nobel Peace Prize

Event
1965

Daniel Held, Milwaukee Wisc, 10k runner

Birth
1965

Dodgers and Sandy Koufax win 7th game of 62nd World Series vs Twins

Event
1965

Carl Hoff, orch leader (Music Hall), dies at 60

Death
1965

WEMT (now WVII) TV channel 7 in Bangor, ME (ABC) begins broadcasting

Event
1966

LBJ signs a bill creating Dept of Transportation (DOT)

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1966

Australia bans Troggs' "I Can't Control Myself," as "terribly obscene"

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1966

Douglas Vipond, British pop drummer (Deacon Blue-Raintown)

Birth
1966

Jeffrey Jacquet, Bay City Texas, actor (Mork and Mindy, Whiz Kids)

Birth
1967

Carlos Garcia, Venezuela, infielder (Pitts Pirates)

Birth
1968

Franz Reizenstein, composer, dies at 57

Death
1968

Meredith Rainey, Brooklyn NY, 800m runner

Birth
1968

George Koonce, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1968

AL expansion draft, KC pick Roger Nelson and Pilots pick Don Mincher 1st

Event
1968

Bea Benaderet, NYC, actress (Kate-Petticoat Junction), dies at 62

Death
1969

Oriole Earl Weaver becomes 1st manager ejected in a World Series

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