World Of Quotes

Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 This day in History - October 15
378 Historic Events for October 15
1969

Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)

Event
1969

Vietnam Moratorium Day; millions nationwide protest the war

Event
1969

Rod[erique] La Rocque, US western actor (Mystery Woman), dies

Death
1969

NY Met Ron Swoboda's spectacular diving catch of sinking liner with runners at 1st and 3rd in 9th, Mets win in 10th in World Series game

Event
1969

Curtis Cotton, NFL/WLAF cornerback (Oak Raiders, Frankfurt Galaxy)

Birth
1969

Bank of America World Headquarters (555 California) dedicated

Event
1969

Shermake, president of (Somalia), murdered

Death
1970

Bridge over Yarra River in Melbourne crashes; killing 35

Event
1970

Lonnie Palelei, guard (NY Jets)

Birth
1970

Anwar Sadat elected president of Egypt

Event
1970

Baltimore Orioles beat Cin Reds, 4 games to 1 in 67th World Series

Event
1970

Cooper Harris, CFL linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Birth
1970

Russian passenger flight hijacked to Turkey

Event
1971

Bernardo Harris, NFL linebacker (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1971

Roland McGhee, Flint Michigan, long jumper

Birth
1971

Angelia Savage, Miss USA-Florida (1997, top 6)

Birth
1972

Fred Hoiberg, NBA guard (Indiana Pacers)

Birth
1972

Omni in Atlanta opens - Hawks beat NY Knicks 109-101

Event
1972

61st Davis Cup: USA beats Romania in Bucharest (3-2)

Event
1973

Susannah Kate Pryde, Auckland NZ, road race cyclist (Olympics-96)

Birth
1973

7th Country Music Assn Award: Roy Clark wins

Event
1973

Tanks attack Thailand demonstrating students, 300 killed

Event
1974

National Guard mobilizes to restore order in Boston school busing

Event
1974

Nobel prize for chemistry awarded to Paul J Flory (macro molecules)

Event
1974

Washington Capitals 1st NHL tie, playing LA Kings to 1-1 tie

Event