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15th of September 0668 EVENT Eastern Roman Emperor Constans II is assassinated in his bath at Syracuse, Italy.
15th of September 0921 EVENT At Tetin Saint Ludmila is murdered at the command of her daughter-in-law.
15th of September 0994 EVENT Major Fatimid victory over the Byzantine Empire at the Battle of the Orontes.
15th of September 1556 EVENT Departing from Vlissingen, ex-Holy Roman Emperor Charles V returns to Spain.
15th of September 1616 EVENT The first non-aristocratic, free public school in Europe is opened in Frascati, Italy.
15th of September 1762 EVENT Seven Years War: Battle of Signal Hill.
15th of September 1776 EVENT American Revolutionary War: British forces land at Kip's Bay during the New York Campaign.
15th of September 1789 EVENT The United States Department of State is established (formerly known as the "Department of Foreign Affairs").
15th of September 1812 EVENT The French army under Napoleon reaches the Kremlin in Moscow.
15th of September 1812 EVENT War of 1812: A second supply train sent to relieve Fort Harrison is ambushed in the Attack at the Narrows.
15th of September 1816 EVENT HMS Whiting ran aground on the Doom Bar
15th of September 1820 EVENT Constitutionalist revolution in Lisbon, Portugal.
15th of September 1821 EVENT Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica jointly declare independence from Spain.
15th of September 1830 EVENT The Liverpool to Manchester railway line opens.
15th of September 1831 EVENT The locomotive John Bull operates for the first time in New Jersey on the Camden and Amboy Railroad.
15th of September 1835 EVENT HMS Beagle, with Charles Darwin aboard, reaches the Galapagos Islands.
15th of September 1851 EVENT Saint Joseph's University is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
15th of September 1862 EVENT American Civil War: Confederate forces capture Harpers Ferry, Virginia.
15th of September 1873 EVENT Franco-Prussian War: The last German troops leave France upon completion of payment of indemnity.
15th of September 1894 EVENT First Sino-Japanese War: Japan defeats China in the Battle of Pyongyang.
15th of September 1916 EVENT World War I: Tanks are used for the first time in battle, at the Battle of the Somme.
15th of September 1935 EVENT The Nuremberg Laws deprive German Jews of citizenship.
15th of September 1935 EVENT Nazi Germany adopts a new national flag with the swastika.
15th of September 1940 EVENT World War II: The climax of the Battle of Britain, when the Royal Air Force shoots down large numbers of Luftwaffe aircraft.
15th of September 1942 EVENT World War II: U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS Wasp is torpedoed at Guadalcanal.
15th of September 1944 EVENT Battle of Peleliu begins as the United States Marine Corps' 1st Marine Division and the United States Army's 81st Infantry Division hit White and Orange beaches under heavy fire from Japanese infantry and artillery.
15th of September 1944 EVENT Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill meet in Quebec as part of the Octagon Conference to discuss strategy.
15th of September 1945 EVENT A hurricane in southern Florida and the Bahamas destroys 366 planes and 25 blimps at NAS Richmond.
15th of September 1947 EVENT RCA releases the 12AX7 vacuum tube.
15th of September 1947 EVENT Typhoon Kathleen hit the Kanto Region in Japan killing 1,077.
15th of September 1948 EVENT The F-86 Sabre sets the world aircraft speed record at 671 miles per hour (1,080 km/h).
15th of September 1950 EVENT Korean War: United States forces land at Inchon
15th of September 1952 EVENT United Nations gives Eritrea to Ethiopia.
15th of September 1958 EVENT A Central Railroad of New Jersey commuter train runs through an open drawbridge at the Newark Bay, killing 58.
15th of September 1959 EVENT Nikita Khrushchev becomes the first Soviet leader to visit the United States.
15th of September 1961 EVENT Hurricane Carla strikes Texas with winds of 175 miles per hour.
15th of September 1962 EVENT The Soviet ship Poltava heads toward Cuba, one of the events that sets into motion the Cuban Missile Crisis.
15th of September 1963 EVENT The 16th Street Baptist Church bombing: Four children killed at an African-American church in Birmingham, Alabama, United States
15th of September 1966 EVENT U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson, responding to a sniper attack at the University of Texas at Austin, writes a letter to Congress urging the enactment of gun control legislation.
15th of September 1968 EVENT The Soviet Zond 5 spaceship is launched, becoming the first spacecraft to fly around the Moon and re-enter the Earth's atmosphere.
15th of September 1972 EVENT A Scandinavian Airlines System domestic flight from Gothenburg to Stockholm is hijacked and flown to Malmo-Bulltofta Airport.
15th of September 1974 EVENT Air Vietnam flight 727 is hijacked, then crashes while attempting to land with 75 on board.
15th of September 1975 EVENT The French departement of Corse (the entire island of Corsica) is divided into two: Haute-Corse and Corse-du-Sud.
15th of September 1981 EVENT The John Bull becomes the oldest operable steam locomotive in the world when the Smithsonian Institution operates it under its own power outside Washington, D.C.
15th of September 1981 EVENT Vanuatu becomes a member of the United Nations.
15th of September 1981 EVENT The Senate Judiciary Committee unanimously approves Sandra Day O'Connor to become the first female justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
15th of September 1983 EVENT Israeli premier Menachem Begin resigns.
15th of September 1987 EVENT United States Secretary of State George Shultz and Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze sign a treaty to establish centers to reduce the risk of nuclear war.
15th of September 1990 EVENT France announces it will send 4,000 troops to the Persian Gulf
15th of September 1993 EVENT Liechtenstein Prince Hans-Adam II disbands Parliament
15th of September 1998 EVENT With the landmark merger of WorldCom and MCI Communications completed the day prior, the new MCI WorldCom opens its doors for business.
15th of September 2004 EVENT National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman announces lockout of the players union and cessation of operations by the NHL head office.
15th of September 2008 EVENT Lehman Brothers files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, the largest bankruptcy filing in U.S. history.
15th of September 1254 BIRTHDAY Marco Polo, Italian explorer (d. 1324)
15th of September 1533 BIRTHDAY Catherine of Austria, queen consort of Poland and Lithuania (d. 1572)
15th of September 1580 BIRTHDAY Charles Annibal Fabrot, French lawyer (d. 1659)
15th of September 1613 BIRTHDAY Francois de La Rochefoucauld, French writer (d. 1680)
15th of September 1649 BIRTHDAY Titus Oates, English minister and plotter (d. 1705)
15th of September 1666 BIRTHDAY Princess Sophia Dorothea of Celle (d. 1726)
15th of September 1715 BIRTHDAY Jean Baptiste Vaquette de Gribeauval, French artillery specialist (d. 1789)
15th of September 1760 BIRTHDAY Bogislav Friedrich Emanuel von Tauentzien, Prussian general of the Napoleonic Wars (d. 1824)
15th of September 1761 BIRTHDAY Cornelio Saavedra, president of the Primera Junta and the Junta Grande, first patriotic governments of Argentina (d. 1829)
15th of September 1789 BIRTHDAY James Fenimore Cooper, American novelist (d. 1851)
15th of September 1819 BIRTHDAY Cyprien Tanguay, Canadian priest and historian (d. 1902)
15th of September 1828 BIRTHDAY Aleksandr Mikhailovich Butlerov, Russian chemist (d. 1886)
15th of September 1830 BIRTHDAY Porfirio Diaz, President of Mexico (d. 1915)
15th of September 1852 BIRTHDAY Edward Bouchet, American physicist (d. 1918)
15th of September 1857 BIRTHDAY William Howard Taft, 27th President of the United States (d. 1930)
15th of September 1858 BIRTHDAY Charles de Foucauld, French catholic priest (d. 1916)
15th of September 1858 BIRTHDAY Jeno Hubay, Hungarian violinist (d. 1937)
15th of September 1860 BIRTHDAY Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya, Indian engineer (d. 1962)
15th of September 1863 BIRTHDAY Horatio Parker, American composer (d. 1919)
15th of September 1864 BIRTHDAY Prince Sigismund of Prussia (d. 1866)
15th of September 1867 BIRTHDAY Vladimir May-Mayevsky, Russian counter-revolutionary (d. 1920)
15th of September 1876 BIRTHDAY Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay, Indian novelist (d. 1938)
15th of September 1876 BIRTHDAY Bruno Walter, German conductor (d. 1962)
15th of September 1877 BIRTHDAY Jakob Ehrlich, Austrian politician and zionist (d. 1938)
15th of September 1879 BIRTHDAY Joseph Lyons, 10th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1939)
15th of September 1880 BIRTHDAY Chujiro Hayashi, Japanese Reiki Master (d. 1940)
15th of September 1881 BIRTHDAY Ettore Bugatti, Italian automobile engineer and designer (d. 1947)
15th of September 1883 BIRTHDAY Esteban Terradas i Illa, Spanish mathematician and engineer (d. 1950)
15th of September 1887 BIRTHDAY Carlos Davila, former President of Chile (d. 1955)
15th of September 1888 BIRTHDAY Antonio Ascari, Italian racing driver (d. 1925)
15th of September 1889 BIRTHDAY Robert Benchley, American author (d. 1945)
15th of September 1890 BIRTHDAY Agatha Christie, English writer (d. 1976)
15th of September 1890 BIRTHDAY Frank Martin, Swiss composer (d. 1974)
15th of September 1892 BIRTHDAY Silpa Bhirasri, Italian sculptor (d. 1962)
15th of September 1894 BIRTHDAY Jean Renoir, French film director (d. 1979)
15th of September 1894 BIRTHDAY Oskar Klein, Swedish physicist (d. 1977)
15th of September 1895 BIRTHDAY Magda Lupescu, consort of King Carol II of Romania (d. 1977)
15th of September 1895 BIRTHDAY Charles "Chic" Harley, American football player (d. 1974)
15th of September 1898 BIRTHDAY J. Slauerhoff, Dutch poet and novelist (d. 1936)
15th of September 1901 BIRTHDAY Sir Donald Bailey, British engineer (d. 1985)
15th of September 1903 BIRTHDAY Roy Acuff, American country musician (d. 1992)
15th of September 1904 BIRTHDAY King Umberto II of Italy (d. 1983)
15th of September 1906 BIRTHDAY Jacques Becker, French screenwriter and director (d. 1960)
15th of September 1907 BIRTHDAY Fay Wray, Canadian-born American actress (d. 2004)
15th of September 1907 BIRTHDAY Gunnar Ekelof, Swedish poet and writer (d. 1968)
15th of September 1908 BIRTHDAY Penny Singleton, American actress (d. 2003)
15th of September 1909 BIRTHDAY C.N.Annadurai, Former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu (d. 1969)
15th of September 1910 BIRTHDAY Betty Neels, English novelist (d. 2001)
15th of September 1911 BIRTHDAY Karsten Solheim, Norwegian-born American golf entrepreneur (d. 2000)
15th of September 1913 BIRTHDAY Johannes Steinhoff, German fighter pilot & NATO commander (d. 1994)
15th of September 1913 BIRTHDAY John N. Mitchell, United States Attorney General and Watergate figure (d. 1988)
15th of September 1914 BIRTHDAY Adolfo Bioy Casares, Argentine writer (d. 1999)
15th of September 1914 BIRTHDAY Creighton Abrams, American Army general (d. 1974)
15th of September 1914 BIRTHDAY Orhan Kemal, Turkish writer (d. 1970)
15th of September 1915 BIRTHDAY Ismail Yasin, Egyptian comedian and actor (d. 1972)
15th of September 1915 BIRTHDAY Albert Whitlock, English motion picture matte artist (d. 1999)
15th of September 1915 BIRTHDAY Jose Nicomedes Grossi, Brazilian bishop (d. 2009)
15th of September 1916 BIRTHDAY Margaret Lockwood, English actress (d. 1990)
15th of September 1916 BIRTHDAY Frederick C. Weyand, Former U.S. Army General (d. 2010)
15th of September 1918 BIRTHDAY Nipsey Russell, American comedian (d. 2005)
15th of September 1919 BIRTHDAY Nelson Gidding, American screenwriter (d. 2004)
15th of September 1919 BIRTHDAY Fausto Coppi, Italian racing cyclist (d. 1960)
15th of September 1921 BIRTHDAY Norma MacMillan, Canadian actress (d. 2001)
15th of September 1922 BIRTHDAY Jackie Cooper, American actor and director (d. 2011)
15th of September 1922 BIRTHDAY Bob Anderson (fencer), English sword-master
15th of September 1923 BIRTHDAY Anton Heiller, Austrian organist (d. 1979)
15th of September 1924 BIRTHDAY Bobby Short, American musician (d. 2005)
15th of September 1925 BIRTHDAY Stanley Chapman, British architect, designer, translator and writer (d. 2009)
15th of September 1925 BIRTHDAY Helle Virkner, Danish actress (d. 2009)
15th of September 1926 BIRTHDAY Jean-Pierre Serre, French mathematician
15th of September 1926 BIRTHDAY Shohei Imamura, Japanese film director (d. 2006)
15th of September 1927 BIRTHDAY David Stove, Australian philosopher, (d. 1994)
15th of September 1928 BIRTHDAY Cannonball Adderley, American saxophonist and bandleader (d. 1975)
15th of September 1929 BIRTHDAY Eva Burrows, the 13th General of The Salvation Army
15th of September 1929 BIRTHDAY Murray Gell-Mann, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate
15th of September 1932 BIRTHDAY Neil Bartlett, English chemist (d. 2008)
15th of September 1933 BIRTHDAY Henry Darrow, American actor
15th of September 1933 BIRTHDAY Monica Maughan, Australian actress (d. 2010)
15th of September 1933 BIRTHDAY Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos, Spanish conductor
15th of September 1934 BIRTHDAY Fred Nile, Australian politician
15th of September 1937 BIRTHDAY Robert Lucas, Jr., American economist, Nobel laureate
15th of September 1937 BIRTHDAY Fernando de la Rua, 51st President of Argentina
15th of September 1938 BIRTHDAY Gaylord Perry, baseball player
15th of September 1940 BIRTHDAY Merlin Olsen, American football player and actor (d. 2010)
15th of September 1940 BIRTHDAY Norman Spinrad, American science fiction author
15th of September 1941 BIRTHDAY Florian Albert, Hungarian footballer
15th of September 1941 BIRTHDAY Signe Toly Anderson, American singer
15th of September 1941 BIRTHDAY Miros?aw Hermaszewski, Polish cosmonaut
15th of September 1941 BIRTHDAY Viktor Zubkov, Russian government official
15th of September 1941 BIRTHDAY Yuri Norstein, Russian animator
15th of September 1942 BIRTHDAY Lee Dorman, American Bassist
15th of September 1944 BIRTHDAY Sotirios Hatzigakis, Greek politician
15th of September 1945 BIRTHDAY Hans-Gert Pottering, German politician, President of the European Parliament
15th of September 1945 BIRTHDAY Carmen Maura, Spanish actress
15th of September 1945 BIRTHDAY Ron Shelton, American film director
15th of September 1945 BIRTHDAY Jessye Norman, American opera singer
15th of September 1946 BIRTHDAY Ola Brunkert, Swedish session drummer (ABBA) (d. 2008)
15th of September 1946 BIRTHDAY Tommy Lee Jones, American actor
15th of September 1946 BIRTHDAY Oliver Stone, American film director
15th of September 1946 BIRTHDAY Howard Waldrop, American science fiction author
15th of September 1946 BIRTHDAY Mike Procter, South African cricketer, coach and match referee
15th of September 1947 BIRTHDAY Theodore Long, American professional wrestling manager
15th of September 1949 BIRTHDAY Joe Barton, American politician
15th of September 1951 BIRTHDAY Pete Carroll, American football coach
15th of September 1951 BIRTHDAY Johan Neeskens, Dutch footballer
15th of September 1952 BIRTHDAY Kelly Keagy, American drummer and vocalist
15th of September 1952 BIRTHDAY Richard Brodeur, Canadian ice hockey player
15th of September 1953 BIRTHDAY Paul Piche, Canadian singer and songwriter
15th of September 1954 BIRTHDAY Hrant Dink, Turkish-Armenian newspaper editor (d. 2007)
15th of September 1955 BIRTHDAY Zeljka Antunovic, Croatian politician
15th of September 1955 BIRTHDAY Renzo Rosso, Italian clothing designer
15th of September 1955 BIRTHDAY Bruce Reitherman, American voice actor
15th of September 1956 BIRTHDAY Jaki Graham, English singer
15th of September 1956 BIRTHDAY Maggie Reilly, Scottish folk singer
15th of September 1958 BIRTHDAY Joel Quenneville, Canadian ice hockey player
15th of September 1958 BIRTHDAY Dr. Know, American guitarist (Bad Brains)
15th of September 1958 BIRTHDAY Wendie Jo Sperber, American actress (d. 2005)
15th of September 1959 BIRTHDAY Mark Kirk, American politician, junior senator of Illinois
15th of September 1960 BIRTHDAY Kevin Allen, Welsh actor
15th of September 1960 BIRTHDAY Ed Solomon, American screenwriter
15th of September 1961 BIRTHDAY Dan Marino, American football player
15th of September 1961 BIRTHDAY Terry Lamb, Australian rugby league footballer
15th of September 1962 BIRTHDAY Scott McNeil, Australian voice actor
15th of September 1963 BIRTHDAY Pete Myers, American basketball player
15th of September 1964 BIRTHDAY Robert Fico, Slovak Prime minister, populist
15th of September 1964 BIRTHDAY Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein, American musician (The Misfits)
15th of September 1966 BIRTHDAY Sherman Douglas, American basketball player
15th of September 1967 BIRTHDAY Paul Abbott, American baseball player
15th of September 1967 BIRTHDAY Sari Kaasinen, Finnish singer
15th of September 1968 BIRTHDAY Danny Nucci, American actor
15th of September 1969 BIRTHDAY Jeffrey Schwarz, American film director/producer
15th of September 1971 BIRTHDAY Nathan Astle, New Zealand cricketer
15th of September 1971 BIRTHDAY Ben Wallers, English musician and songwriter (Country Teasers)
15th of September 1971 BIRTHDAY Josh Charles, American actor
15th of September 1972 BIRTHDAY Kit Chan, Singaporean singer
15th of September 1972 BIRTHDAY Jimmy Carr, English comedian
15th of September 1972 BIRTHDAY Letizia, Princess of Asturias, Spanish royalty
15th of September 1973 BIRTHDAY Julie Cox, English actress
15th of September 1973 BIRTHDAY Prince Daniel, Duke of Vastergotland
15th of September 1975 BIRTHDAY Martina Krupickova, Czech artist
15th of September 1975 BIRTHDAY Tom Dolan, American swimmer
15th of September 1976 BIRTHDAY Paul Thomson, Scottish drummer (Franz Ferdinand)
15th of September 1976 BIRTHDAY Matt Thornton, American baseball player
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Angela Aki, Japanese singer-songwriter
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Sophie Dahl, English model
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Tom Hardy, English actor
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Jason Terry, American basketball player
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Leander Jordan, American football player
15th of September 1977 BIRTHDAY Marisa Ramirez, American actress
15th of September 1978 BIRTHDAY Ei?ur Gu?johnsen, Icelandic footballer
15th of September 1979 BIRTHDAY Amy Davidson, American actress
15th of September 1979 BIRTHDAY Patrick Marleau, Canadian ice hockey player
15th of September 1979 BIRTHDAY Dave Annable, American actor
15th of September 1979 BIRTHDAY Carlos Ruiz, Guatemalan footballer
15th of September 1980 BIRTHDAY David Diehl, American football player
15th of September 1980 BIRTHDAY Mike Dunleavy, Jr., American basketball player
15th of September 1980 BIRTHDAY Jolin Tsai, Taiwanese pop singer
15th of September 1983 BIRTHDAY Luke Hochevar, American baseball player
15th of September 1984 BIRTHDAY Prince Harry of Wales, UK royalty
15th of September 1985 BIRTHDAY Francois-Olivier Roberge, Canadian speed skater
15th of September 1986 BIRTHDAY Heidi Montag, TV personality/singer
15th of September 1987 BIRTHDAY Clare Maguire, English singer-songwriter
15th of September 1987 BIRTHDAY Aly Cissokho, French footballer
15th of September 1988 BIRTHDAY Chelsea Staub, American actress
15th of September 1989 BIRTHDAY Kris Chetan Ramlu, New Zealand musician
15th of September 1993 BIRTHDAY Jayden Stockley, English footballer
15th of September 0668 DEATH Constans II, Byzantine emperor (Born 630)
15th of September 0866 DEATH Robert the Strong, Margrave of Neustria (Born 820)
15th of September 1231 DEATH Louis I, Duke of Bavaria (Born 1173)
15th of September 1352 DEATH Ewostatewos, Ethiopian monk and religious leader (Born 1273)
15th of September 1500 DEATH John Morton, Archbishop of Canterbury (Born 1420)
15th of September 1596 DEATH Leonhard Rauwolf, German physician and botanist
15th of September 1613 DEATH Thomas Overbury, English writer (Born 1581)
15th of September 1643 DEATH Richard Boyle, 1st Earl of Cork, Irish politician (Born 1566)
15th of September 1649 DEATH John Floyd, English Jesuit preacher (Born 1572)
15th of September 1700 DEATH Andre Le Notre, French landscape architect (Born 1613)
15th of September 1701 DEATH Edme Boursault, French writer (Born 1638)
15th of September 1707 DEATH George Stepney, English poet and diplomat (Born 1663)
15th of September 1712 DEATH Sidney Godolphin, 1st Earl of Godolphin, English politician
15th of September 1750 DEATH Charles Theodore Pachelbel, German composer (Born 1690)
15th of September 1794 DEATH Abraham Clark, American signer of the Declaration of Independence (Born 1725)
15th of September 1803 DEATH Gian Francesco Albani, Italian Catholic cardinal (Born 1719)
15th of September 1805 DEATH Christopher Gadsden, American soldier and statesman from South Carolina (Born 1724)
15th of September 1830 DEATH William Huskisson, English first rail fatality (Born 1770)
15th of September 1830 DEATH Francois Baillairge, Canadian painter and sculptor (Born 1759)
15th of September 1835 DEATH Sarah Knox Taylor, American wife of Jefferson Davis (Born 1814)
15th of September 1842 DEATH Jose Francisco Morazan Quezada, Guatemalan statesman (Born 1792)
15th of September 1842 DEATH Pierre Baillot, French violinist and composer (Born 1771)
15th of September 1859 DEATH Isambard Kingdom Brunel, British engineer (Born 1806)
15th of September 1864 DEATH John Hanning Speke, British explorer (Born 1827)
15th of September 1883 DEATH Joseph Plateau, Belgian physicist (Born 1801)
15th of September 1885 DEATH Jumbo, P. T. Barnum's circus elephant (Born 1861)
15th of September 1893 DEATH Thomas Hawksley, English civil engineer (Born 1807)
15th of September 1915 DEATH Ernest Gagnon, Canadian folklorist, composer and organist (Born 1834)
15th of September 1921 DEATH Roman Ungern von Sternberg, Russian counter-revolutionary (Born 1886)
15th of September 1926 DEATH Rudolf Christoph Eucken, German writer, Nobel Prize laureate (Born 1846)
15th of September 1930 DEATH Milton Sills, American actor (Born 1882)
15th of September 1945 DEATH Andre Tardieu, French statesman (Born 1876)
15th of September 1945 DEATH Anton Webern, Austrian composer (Born 1883)
15th of September 1965 DEATH Steve Brown, American musician (Born 1890)
15th of September 1972 DEATH Geoffrey Fisher, Archbishop of Canterbury (Born 1887)
15th of September 1973 DEATH Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden (Born 1882)
15th of September 1973 DEATH Victor Jara, Chilean musician (Born 1941)
15th of September 1978 DEATH Willy Messerschmitt, German aircraft designer (Born 1898)
15th of September 1978 DEATH Robert Cliche, French Canadian politician and judge (Born 1921)
15th of September 1980 DEATH Bill Evans, American jazz pianist (Born 1929)
15th of September 1981 DEATH Rafael Mendez, Mexican trumpet virtuoso (Born 1906)
15th of September 1981 DEATH Harold Bennett, English actor (Born 1899)
15th of September 1983 DEATH Prince Far I, Jamaican reggae toaster and record producer
15th of September 1985 DEATH Cootie Williams, American jazz trumpeter (Born 1910)
15th of September 1987 DEATH Steven Tuomi, American murder victim of Jeffrey Dahmer (Born 1963)
15th of September 1989 DEATH Robert Penn Warren, American writer (Born 1905)
15th of September 1989 DEATH Olga Erteszek, American undergarment designer and lingerie company owner (Born 1916)
15th of September 1991 DEATH John Hoyt, American actor (Born 1904)
15th of September 1993 DEATH Ethan Allen, American baseball player (Born 1903)
15th of September 1995 DEATH Harry Calder, South African cricketer (Born 1901)
15th of September 1998 DEATH Louis Rasminsky, Canadian economist, governor of the Bank of Canada (Born 1908)
15th of September 2000 DEATH Vincent Canby, American movie critic (Born 1924)
15th of September 2003 DEATH Josef Hirsal, Czech novelist (Born 1920)
15th of September 2003 DEATH Jack Brymer, English clarinetist (Born 1915)
15th of September 2004 DEATH Johnny Ramone, American guitarist (The Ramones) (Born 1948)
15th of September 2004 DEATH Walter Stewart, Canadian journalist (Born 1931)
15th of September 2005 DEATH Sidney Luft, American film director (Born 1915)
15th of September 2006 DEATH Raymond Baxter, British television presenter (Born 1922)
15th of September 2006 DEATH Oriana Fallaci, Italian journalist and writer (Born 1929)
15th of September 2006 DEATH Pablo Santos, Mexican actor (Born 1987)
15th of September 2007 DEATH Colin McRae, Scottish rally driver (Born 1968)
15th of September 2007 DEATH Aldemaro Romero, Venezuelan musician (Born 1928)
15th of September 2007 DEATH Brett Somers, Canadian-born American actress (Born 1924)
15th of September 2007 DEATH Sir Jeremy Moore, British Army commander (Born 1928)
15th of September 2008 DEATH Richard Wright, British keyboardist (Pink Floyd) (Born 1943)
15th of September 2010 DEATH Arrow, Montserratian soca musician (Born 1949)