What Happened On 15th December 2010 In History

December 15th (2010) was a Wednesday. It's the 349th day of the year (350th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 16 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 15th December, 2010

  • » A boat carrying 90 Refugee Asylum seekers or asylum seekers 2010 Christmas Island boat disaster known as crashes into rocks off the coast of Christmas Island, Australia, killing 48 people.

December 15th Famous Deaths for 2010

  • » Blake Edwards, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1922)
  • » Bob Feller, American baseball player and sportscaster (b. 1918)
  • » Eugene Victor Wolfenstein, American psychoanalyst and theorist (b. 1940)

December 15th Holidays in History

  • » United States Bill of Rights Display and honoring of the Bill of Rights or Bill of Rights Day (United States)
  • » Christian feast day:
  • » December 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Drostan (Aberdeen Breviary)
  • » Maria Crocifissa di Rosa
  • » Mesmin
  • » Valerian of Abbenza
  • » Virginia Centurione Bracelli
  • » John Horden and Robert McDonald (missionary) called Robert McDonald (Episcopal Church (USA))
  • » Consualia, in honor of Consus. (Roman Empire)
  • » Occupation of the Channel Islands Legacy known as Homecoming Day (Alderney)
  • » Koninkrijksdag called Kingdom Day (Netherlands)
  • » Remembrance Day of Journalists Killed in the Line of Duty (Russia)

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