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 This day in History - May 15
459 Historic Events for May 15
1968

James "Jim" Neil, Buffalo NY, rower (Olympics-1996)

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1968

Todd Porter, NJ, actor (Hamilton-Whiz Kids)

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1968

Leroy Hoard, NFL running back (Cleve Browns, Minnesota Vikings)

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1968

"Wonderwall" with George Harrison premieres at Cannes Film Festival

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1968

1st AL game played in Milwaukee, is a 4-2 Calif win against Chicago

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1968

A tornado strikes Jonesboro Arkansas at 10 PM, killing 36

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1968

Paul McCartney and John Lennon appear on Johnny Carson Show to promote Apple records, Joe Garagiola is substitute host

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1969

Emmitt Smith, running back (Dallas Cowboys, 3-time NFL rushing leader)

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1969

Associate Justice Abe Fortas resigns from Supreme Court

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1969

Holly McPeak, Manhattan Beach CA, beach volleyballer (Olympics-96)

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1970

Mississippi Highway Patrol kills 2 at Jackson State College

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1970

Elizabeth Hoisington and Anna Mae Mays named 1st female US generals

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1970

Tony Brown, NFL cornerback (Seattle Seahawks)

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1970

Ronald de Boer, Dutch soccer player (Ajax)

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1970

Beatles' last LP, "Let It Be," is released in US

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1970

Rod Smith, NFL wide reciever (Denver Broncos-Superbowl 32)

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1970

Prince Be, rapper (PM Dawn)

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1970

Keith Tower, NBA center (LA Clippers)

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1970

Frank de Boer, Dutch soccer star (Ajax)

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1970

South-Africa excluded from Olympic play

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1970

France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island

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1970

Artie Smith, NFL defensive end (Cin Bengals)

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1970

Desmond Howard, NFL receiver (Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders)

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1970

Cory Philpot, CFL running back (BC Lions)

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1971

Scott Shipley, Bremerton Wash, slalom single kayak (Olympics-6th-96)

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