April 15th: What is special about this date?

April 15th marks the 105th day of the Gregorian calendar year (or the 106th in case of leap years). There are 260 days remaining until the end of the year. Discover famous birthdays on April 15th, celebrities died on this date, the zodiac sign associated to April 15th and what happened on April 15th in history. On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about April 15th.


April 15th: what famous birthdays are on this date?

On April 15th there are the following famous birthdays:

  • Seth Rogen
    Seth Rogen (1982)

    Seth rogen is a canadian actor and writer known for his roles in comedy films such as 'superbad' and 'knocked up'.

  • Emma Watson
    Emma Watson (1990)

    British actress.

  • Maisie Williams
    Maisie Williams (1997)

    Maisie williams is a british tv actress best known for her role as arya stark in the popular tv series game of thrones.

  • Anita Hassanandani Reddy
    Anita Hassanandani Reddy (1981)

    Anita hassanandani reddy is an indian actress known for her work in hindi, telugu, and tamil films and television shows.

  • Claudia Cardinale
    Claudia Cardinale (1938)

    Internationally recognized italian actress.

  • Samantha Fox
    Samantha Fox (1966)

    British singer, pin-up girl and star, who was ranked no.

  • Emma Thompson
    Emma Thompson (1959)

    British actress.

  • Cody Christian
    Cody Christian (1995)

    Cody christian is a tv actor known for his roles in teen wolf and pretty little liars.

  • Linda Perry
    Linda Perry (1965)

    American singer-songwriter and record producer.

  • Jeffrey Archer
    Jeffrey Archer (1940)

    British politician and tycoon.

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April 15th: who died on this date?

On April 15th the following celebrities died:

  • Greta Garbo
    Greta Garbo (1990)

    Swedish-american actress, one the most famous and magical stars of the silverscreen.

  • Ranjit Chowdhry
    Ranjit Chowdhry (2020)

    Indian actor known for his work in Bollywood and Hollywood films.

  • Jean Genet
    Jean Genet (1986)

    French novelist, playwright, and poet.

  • Clifton James
    Clifton James (2017)

    Spokane, washington -- actor.

  • Pedro Infante
    Pedro Infante (1957)

    Mexican singer and actor.

  • Jonathan Crombie
    Jonathan Crombie (2015)

    Canadian-american screenwriter and actor (d. 2015).

  • Richard Conte
    Richard Conte (1975)

    Actor (four just men jean arthur show), died at 65.

  • Esther Minciotti
    Esther Minciotti (1962)

    Dies at 74.

  • Wallace Beery
    Wallace Beery (1949)

    American film actor.

  • Abrham Lincoln (1865)

    16th President of the United States who led the country during the American Civil War.

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April 15th: what zodiac sign is associated with this date?

On April 15th, the zodiac sign associated with this date is Aries according to the Western Zodiac.

Aries zodiac sign

April 15th: what is special about the Aries sign?

The Aries sign encompasses people born between March 21st and April 19th.

You can discover Aries's personality traits and attitude and Aries's most and least compatible signs.

If you're a Aries born in April discover why April born are so special.


April 15th: what happened on this date in history?

Here's what happened on April 15th in history:

  • Apr 15, 1940: British troops land at Narvik, Norway.
  • Apr 15, 1941: First helicopter flight of one hour duration, Stratford, Connecticut.
  • Apr 15, 1949: Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Redemptoris nostri
  • Apr 15, 1955: US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site.
  • Apr 15, 1963: 70,000 marchers arrive in London from Aldermaston, to demonstrate against nuclear weapons.
  • Apr 15, 1967: Wait A Minim! closes at John Golden Theater NYC after 457 performances
  • Apr 15, 1968: Houston Astros beat the New York Mets, 1-0, in 24 innings
  • Apr 15, 1969: North Korea shoots at US airplane above Japanese sea.
  • Apr 15, 1989: 95 crushed to death at Sheffield Soccer Stadium in England
  • Apr 15, 1992: Billionaire Leona Helmsley is sent to jail for tax evasion.
  • Apr 15, 2012: 2011-2012 Syrian uprising
  • Apr 15, 2016: Afghanistan War (2001-present). A war rages in Kunduz Province as the Taliban launch their spring offensive to seize Kunduz. A Taliban spokesperson claimed that several outposts had fallen to them, but this was not immediately verified. However, a police chief stated that security forces were maintaining control of the situation.

What day of the year is April 15th?

April 15th marks the 105th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (or the 106th in case of leap years).

There are 260 days remaining until the end of the year.

April 15th is the 15th day of the month of April.