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Notable Historical Events for February 15th

1936Hitler announce building of Volkswagens (starting slug-bug game)

1922Marconi begins regular broadcasting transmissions from Essex

1978Escaped mass murderer Ted Bundy recaptured, Pensacola, Fla

1948Mao Zedong's army occupies Yenan

1964Bill Bradley scores 51 points for Princeton

1996At a news conference, American boxer Tommy Morrison said he had contracted HIV

1869Charges of Treason against Jefferson Davis are dropped

1941Duke Ellington 1st records "Take the A Train"

19997th ESPY Awards: Mark McGwire, Chamique Holdsclaw win

1950Walt Disney's "Cinderella" released

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Notable Birthdays on February 15th

1564Galileo Galilei, Pisa Italy, astronomer/physicist

1907Cesar Romero, New York City, New York, American actor (Joker-Batman, Ocean's 11)

1820Susan Brownell Anthony, Adams Mass, woman's suffragette

1809Cyrus Hall McCormick, Shenandoah Valley Virginia, American inventor (Mechanical reaper)

1976Brandon Boyd, American musician (Incubus)

1954Matt Groening, cartoonist (Life in Hell, Simpsons)

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Notable Weddings on February 15th

1943Model Bettie Page (19) weds high school sweetheart Billy Neal in Gallatin, Tennessee

1958Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully (30) weds model Joan Crawford in California

1991Baseball superstar George Brett (37) weds Leslie Davenport in Manhattan Beach, California

1867Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky (45) weds Anna Snitkina at Trinity Cathedral in Saint Petersburg, Russia

February 15th Weddings
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Notable Deaths on February 15th

1965Nat King Cole, singer (Unforgettable, Mona Lisa), dies at 49

2002Kevin Smith, New Zealand actor (b. 1963)

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