We have some interesting facts & historic events all about May 15th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.
Keep reading for more interesting facts about May 15th in history!
- The International Day Of Families
- International Kangaroo Care Day
- World Baking Day
- National Chocolate Chip Day
- International Day of Families
- National Straw Hat Day
- National Nylon Stocking Day
2006: Saddam Hussein was formally charged with crimes against humanity in 2006.
1970: What we’re seeing here is a British soldier in the Color Parade in 1970, who passed out literally as Queen Elizabeth and her guards were passing by.1970
1940: The first nylon stockings went on sale in the US in 1940.
1940: New Hampshire brothers Richard and Maurice McDonald opened the very first McDonald’s in 1940, in San Bernardino, California.
1917: Manfred Albrecht Freiherr von Richthofen 1917
1905: A man dressed as Nayenezgani, a Navajo Diety. Photo by Edward S. Curtis, c.1905.
1839: The oldest selfie was ever taken. The man in the picture is Robert Cornelius. 1839
- Andy Murray was born.
- Madhuri Dixit was born.
- Tenzingh Norgay was born.
- Emily Dickinson died.
- Fred Willard died.
- Kazimir Malevich died.