On This Day
Discover events that happened On This Day including famous birthdays and notable deaths. Each day we highlight famous people, past and present, who have impacted our world. Browse sections by selecting the links below or click the calendar to view events on another day.
Events on This Day
Explorer Christopher Columbus returns to Spain.
Actors Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor are married in Montreal, Canada.
President Lyndon B. Johnson calls for new legislation to ensure the right of every American to vote.
Born on This Day
Born: March 15, 1975
Age: 38 years old
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States
Occupation: Film Actress, Television Actress
1887 | 86 years old
Musician, Radio Personality, Evangelist, Television Personality / 1935 -
Jimmy Swaggart is a Pentecostal radio and television evangelist. He also recorded best-selling gospel albums before his career unraveled due to a scandal.
1935 | 78 years old
Musician, Radio Personality, ...
Born: March 15, 1933
Age: 80 years old
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Occupation: Supreme Court Justice
1963 | 50 years old
Lawyer, Judge, U.S. President, U.S. Representative / 1767 - 1845
Andrew Jackson was the seventh president of the United States. He is known for founding the Democratic Party and for his support of individual liberty.
1767 | 78 years old
Lawyer, Judge, U.S. President, ...
Died on This Day
Died: March 15, 1975
Age: 69 years old
Place: Neuilly-sur-Seine , France
1998 | 94 years old
Medical Professional, Journalist
44 | -57 years old
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