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On This Day

May 15

International Day of Families

1893 Montreal Hockey Club win the First Stanley Cup

1926 New York Rangers are granted a franchise by the NHL.

1928 Mickey Mouse starts in his first cartoon Plane Crazy

1940 San Bernardo, California McDonald’s first Restaurant

1981 The Harlem Globetrotters appear on Gilligan’s Island

1981 SCTV debuts on NBC starring John Candy, Eugene Levy, Rick Moraines, & Catherine O'Hara.

1985 The song Raspberry Beret is releasd by Prince

1995 Die Hard with a Vengeance is released in movie theaters directed by John McTiernan starring Bruce Willis & Samuel L. Jackson

Happy Birthday

1856 L. Frank Baum author of the book Wizard of Oz

1914 Walter Edward Turk Borda NHL goaltender played for Toronto Maple Leafs 5 x Stanley Cup Champion, 2 x Vezina Trophy, in 1967 was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame, & fought in World War 2.

1936 Wavy Gravy activist, clown

1948 Brain Eno musician

1957 Ken Von Erich Wrestler

1958 Ron Siommons WWE Hall of Fame

1961 Grandmaster Melle Mel One of the founding fathers of Hip Hop music.

1975 Ray Lewis NFL linebacker

1978 Dwayne De Rosario football player with Toronto FC, San Jose Earthquakes & the Canadian National team.

1978 Kriss Taylor model

1980 Ariel X adult entertainer

1982 Jessica Sutta singer actress, The Pussycat Dolls

1989 Kiki Vids adult entertainer

1991 Girl Crush Pop Star

1992 Jocelyn Chew Model for Ralph Lauren



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