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Today in sports history: April 15
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Today in sports history: April 15

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In 1947, Jackie Robinson plays his first major league game for the Brooklyn Dodgers. See more sports moments from this date:

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In 1975, U.S. forces invaded the Cambodian island of Koh Tang and captured the American merchant ship Mayaguez, which had been seized by the K…

In 1949, the Soviet Union lifted the Berlin Blockade, which the Western powers had succeeded in circumventing with their Berlin Airlift, and m…

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In 1961, Freedom Riders were attacked by violent mobs in Anniston and Birmingham, Alabama, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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The espionage trial of Daniel Ellsberg and Anthony Russo in the “Pentagon Papers” case came to an end as Judge William M. Byrne dismissed all …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Eric Burdon, Frances Fisher, Pam Ferris, Prince Royce, Tim Blake Ne…

In 1985, a confrontation between Philadelphia authorities and the radical group MOVE ended as police dropped a bomb onto the group’s row house…

Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Andy Murray, Chazz Palminteri, Emmitt Smith, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Mad…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Cate Blanchett,  Dan Auerbach, David Byrne, George Lucas, Mark Zuck…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Dennis Rodman, Harvey Keitel, Lena Dunham, Robert Pattinson, Stephe…

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