June 15 | On this Day

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2019 Supercentenarian from Italy, Diega Cammalleri died at the age of 113 years, 235 days. Death day
2014 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Andrei Kharlov died. Death day
2013 American physicist Kenneth G. Wilson died. Death day
1995 American physicist and inventor John Vincent Atanasoff died. Death day
1994 Hollywood film The Lion King was released in theaters. This is one of the highest grossing movies. Release Date
1993 Spanish badminton player Carolina Marín was born. Birthday
1991 British economist Arthur Lewis died. Death day
1986 Chess grandmaster from Ukraine, Alexander Areshchenko was born. Birthday
1979 Hollywood film Rocky II was released in theaters. This is one of the highest grossing movies. Release Date
1974 American tennis player Chris Evert won her first title in 1974 French Open. Achievement
1972 Golfer from United States, Justin Leonard was born. Birthday
1972 Cathay Pacific Airways Flight 700Z aircraft incident at area of Pleiku, Vietnam, killed 81 people. Man-Made Disaster
1971 American chemist Wendell Meredith Stanley died. Death day
1969 German footballer Oliver Kahn was born. Birthday
1964 Danish footballer Michael Laudrup was born. Birthday
1963 American actress Helen Hunt was born. Birthday
1960 Chess grandmaster from Serbia, Miroslav Tosic was born. Birthday
1959 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Alexander Fominyh was born. Birthday
1950 Indian steel magnate Lakshmi Niwas Mittal was born. Birthday
1935 Chess grandmaster from Soviet Union, Alexander Zaitsev was born. Birthday
1933 Iranian politician Mohammad-Ali Rajai was born. Birthday
1933 Tunisian politician Fouad Mebazaa was born. Birthday
1924 Israeli politician Ezer Weizman was born. Birthday
1921 Soviet physician and inventor Gavriil Ilizarov was born. Birthday
1917 American chemist John Fenn was born. Birthday
1916 American economist Herbert A. Simon was born. Birthday
1915 American virologist Thomas Huckle Weller was born. Birthday
1896 Magnitude 8.5 earthquake in Pacific Ocean, Tōhoku region, Japan. This is one of the largest earthquake by magnitude. Natural Disaster
1891 Soviet aeronautical engineer Vladimir Petlyakov was born. Birthday
1849 American politician James K. Polk died. Death Day
1785 French aviation pioneer Jean-François Pilâtre de Rozier died. Death day
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