April 15th Holidays & Observances
A Short Video about Today, April 15th
April 15th Zodiac Sign
Zodiac Sign for April 15th is Aries
- If you were born today on April 11th then you are an Aries.
- your personality is defined by your fun loving, optimistic and generous nature.
- You love new experiences
- Time period: March 20 – April 20
- Element: Fire
- Ruling planet: Mars
- Symbol: Ram
- Zodiac quality: Cardinal
- Birthstones: Topaz, Heliotrope, Sapphire, Jasper, Aquamarine, Diamond
- Famous Aries: Lady Gaga, Hugh Hefner, Jackie Chan, Leonard Da Vinci
April 15th Trivia
Historical events, celebrity birthdays, trivia, inventions and other events that happened on April 15th.
- 1452 – Leonardo da Vinci, Italian painter, sculptor, and architect was born.
- 1874 – George Harrison Shull, American botanist and geneticist was born.
- 1892 – The General Electric Company is formed.
- 1912 – The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive.
- 1913 = The #1 movie was, “Cleopatra.”
- 1923 – Insulin becomes generally available for use by people with diabetes.
- 1933 – Roy Clark, American singer was born in Meherrin, VA.
- 1950 – The #1 movie was, “Cinderella.”
- 1955 – McDonald’s restaurant dates its founding to the opening of a franchised restaurant by Ray Kroc, in Des Plaines, Illinois.
- Emma Thompson, British actress was born in Paddington, London, United Kingdom.
- 1962 – The #1 song on the Hot Country Songs Billboard was, “She’s Got You,” by Patsy Cline.
- 1974 – The #1 movie was, “The Sugarland Express.”
- 1982 – Seth Rogen, Canadian-American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter was born in Seth Rogen
- 1984 – The #1 song on the Hot 100 Billboard was, “Footloose,” by Kenny Loggins.
- 1985 – The #1 movie was, “Police Academy 2: Their First Assignment.”
- 1990 – Emma Watson, English actress is born in Paris, France.
- 2017 – . Emma Morano, last known survivor of the 19th century dies at 117.
- 2019 – A sad day in history as the Notre Dame cathedral burns down.
- 2019 – Georgia Engel, Beloved Actress on ‘The Mary Tyler Moore Show,’ Dies at 70.