Today in history: regular Ankara-Istanbul flights start

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April 15 is the 105th (106th in leap years) day of the year according to the Gregorian calendar. The number of days remaining until the end of the year is 260.

Railways

  • April 15, 1933 The Samsun-Çarşamba line became a public company by buying the shares of Samsun Coast Railways Inc. The line was built by Nemlizade and his companions (1926 km.) In 36 years.
  • April 15, 2004 began selling tickets on the Internet.

Olaylar

  • 1865 – Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th President of the United States.
  • 1912 – On her maiden voyage with 2,340 passengers, the transatlantic Titanic hits an iceberg south of Newfoundland and sinks; In the incident, 1513 people died.
  • 1920 – Two Italian immigrants, Sacco and Vanzetti, are arrested in Massachusetts for murder and extortion. Their execution seven years later, when there were deep doubts about their guilt, remained a disgrace to the American justice system.
  • 1922 – Canadian scientists Frederick G. Banting and Charles H. Best discover that insulin is used against diabetes.
  • 1923 – The First Grand National Assembly of Turkey holds its last session, deciding to hold new elections.
  • 1925 – Sheikh Said, who started a rebellion in the East, was captured.
  • 1929 – A sewing school is opened in Istanbul.
  • 1929 – The first exhibition of young painters opens at the Ethnography Museum in Ankara. The works of artists such as Nurullah Berk, Cevat Dereli and Refik Fazıl Epikman were exhibited.
  • 1933 – Beginning of regular flights between Ankara and Istanbul.
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  • 1946 – Poet Necip Fazıl Kısakürek is sentenced to three and a half months in prison and a fine of 115 liras, for stating that Sümerbank does not function as a state institution but as an organ of a left.
  • 1946 – The Preparatory Office of the National Library is created. The library was opened to readers on August 16, 1948.
  • 1952 – The American B-52 Stratofortress strategic bomber makes its maiden flight.
  • 1955 – The first McDonald’s opens in Des Plaines, Illinois, USA. your first day kazanIt was $366.12.
  • 1967 – Nearly 200 people protest the Vietnam War in New York and San Francisco.
  • 1970 – The Japanese (Canon) produce the first electronic calculator that prints the results of calculations on heat-sensitive paper.
  • 1978 – Turkish athlete Veli Ballı won the 9th Westland International Marathon held in the Netherlands.
  • 1982 – In commemoration of the 70th birthday of North Korean leader Kim Il-sung, many structures are inaugurated in the country. The most famous of these structures are the Juche Tower and the Great House of Public Education.
  • 1983 – Istanbul Martial Law Command prohibits the printing, publication, distribution and possession of all kinds of works belonging to Yılmaz Güney and Cem Karaca, who were stripped of their citizenship.
  • 1994 – The GATT, the most comprehensive trade agreement in the world, is adopted with the signature of 120 countries.

births

  • 1452 – Leonardo da Vinci, Italian rönesan painter (died 1519)
  • 1469 – Guru Nanak Dev, first Guru of the Sikhs (died 1539)
  • 1642-II. Süleyman, 20th Sultan of the Ottoman Empire (died 1691)
  • 1684 – Catherine I, Russian Tsarina (d. 1727)
  • 1707 – Leonhard Euler, Swiss mathematician and physicist (d. 1783)
  • 1710 – William Cullen, Scottish physician (died 1790)
  • 1741 – Charles Willson Peale, American painter, soldier, and naturalist (died 1827)
  • 1795 – Maria Schicklgruber, paternal grandmother of Adolf Hitler (died 1847)
  • 1800 – James Clark Ross, British naval officer (died 1862)
  • 1843 – Henry James, American author (died 1916)
  • 1856 – Jean Moreas, Greek-French poet (died 1910)
  • 1858 – Emile Durkheim, French sociologist (died 1917)
  • 1874 – Johannes Stark, German physicist (d. 1957)
  • 1886 Nikolai Gumilev, Russian poet (died 1921)
  • 1896 – Victoria Hazan, Turkish singer, oud player and composer (died 1995)
  • 1905 – Zeki Faik Izer, Turkish painter (died 1988)
  • 1912 – Kim Il-sung, founder of North Korea (died 1994)
  • 1921 – Georgiy Beregovoy, Soviet cosmonaut (died 1995)
  • 1932 – Anatoly Gromyko, Soviet-Russian scientist and diplomat (died 2017)
  • 1933 – Boris Strugatskiy, Soviet writer (died 2012)
  • 1933 Elizabeth Montgomery, American film and television actress (died 1995)
  • 1934 – Metin Ersoy, Turkish musician and singer (died 2017)
  • 1934 – Andrzej Kopiczyński, Polish actor (died 2016)
  • 1936 – Aydın Doğan, Turkish businessman and media magnate
  • 1937 – Çetin İpekkaya, Turkish theater director and actor (died 2016)
  • 1939 – Claudia Cardinale, Italian actress of Tunisian origin
  • 1943 – Pinar Kür, Turkish writer
  • [1945-IstemihanTaviloğluTurkishcomposerandmusicteacher(died2006)[1945-IstemihanTaviloğlucompositeurturcetprofesseurdemusique(décédéen2006)
  • 1949 – Kadir İnanır, Turkish film actor
  • 1950 – Josiane Balasko, French actress and director
  • 1955 – Dodi Al Fayed, Egyptian-English businessman (died 1997)
  • 1959 – Emma Thompson, English actress and Oscar winner
  • 1963 – İrfan Şahin, Turkish TV personality
  • 1966 – Samantha Fox, English pop singer and model
  • 1972 – Selda Özbek, Turkish film, theater and TV series actress
  • 1973 – Cengiz Kapmaz, Turkish journalist and writer
  • 1974 – Danny Pino is an American actor.
  • 1974 – Danny Way, American professional skateboarder
  • 1976 – Evrim Alataş, Kurdish-Turkish writer, journalist and critic (died 2010)
  • 1976 – Ragga Oktay, Turkish singer and actress
  • 1978 – Luis Fonsi, Puerto Rican singer
  • 1979 Luke Evans, Welsh actor
  • 1979 – Nose, Turkish singer and dancer
  • 1980 – Raül López, Spanish basketball player
  • 1981 – Andrés D’Alessandro, Argentinian footballer
  • 1982 – Albert Riera, Spanish footballer
  • 1982 – Seth Rogen, Canadian comedian, filmmaker and actor
  • 1983 – Alice Braga, Brazilian actress
  • 1983 – Dudu Cearense, Brazilian national football player
  • 1986 – Tom Heaton, England international footballer
  • 1986 – Sylvain Marveaux, French footballer
  • 1988 – Steven Defour is a former Belgian footballer.
  • 1990 – Emma Watson, English actress
  • 1991 – Javier Fernández, Spanish figure skater
  • 1994 – Shaunae Miller-Uibo, Bahamian sprinter who competed in the 200 and 400 meters
  • 1995 – Leander Dendoncker, Belgian footballer
  • 1995 – Kim Namjoo, Korean singer and actor
  • İpek Soylu, Turkish national tennis player
  • Daiki Sakamoto, Japanese footballer

Armed

  • 628 – Empress Suiko, 33rd ruler of Japan in the traditional order of succession (b. 554)
  • 1053 – Godwine, Earl of “Wessex” and father-in-law of Edward (Edward the Confessor) (b. 1001)
  • 1446 – Filippo Brunelleschi, Italian architect (b. 1377)
  • 1558 – Hürrem Sultan, wife of the Ottoman Sultan Süleyman I and the next Sultan II. Selim’s mother (born in 1502 or 1504)
  • 1764 – Madame de Pompadour, King of France XV. Louis’ most famous favorite (b. 1721)
  • 1765 – Mikhail Lomonosov, Russian scientist (b. 1711)
  • 1825 – Cristóbal Bencomo y Rodríguez, Spanish Catholic priest. VII. Fernando’s confessor (b. 1758)
  • 1865 – Abraham Lincoln, American lawyer, politician and 16th President of the United States (b. 1809)
  • 1888 – Matthew Arnold, English poet and cultural critic (b. 1822)
  • 1889 – Reverend Damien, Belgian Catholic priest and missionary (b. 1840)
  • 1912 – Thomas Andrews, Irish naval engineer and businessman (b. 1873)
  • 1912 – Luigi Gatti, Italian businessman and restaurateur (b. 1875)
  • 1912 – Ann Elizabeth Isham, RMS Titanic a passenger aboard his ship (b. 1862)
  • 1912 – Edward Smith, British naval officer (b. 1850)
  • 1912 – Thomas Byles, English Catholic priest (b. 1870)
  • 1913 – Abdullah Tukay, Tatar poet (b. 1886)
  • 1921 – Ahmet Anzavur, Ottoman officer and Kuva-i Inzibatiye commander (who started an uprising against the Kuva-yi Milliye movement) (b. 1885)
  • 1927 – Gaston Leroux, French journalist and author (born in 1868)
  • 1934 – Kemalettin Sami Gökçen, Turkish soldier, diplomat and politician (born in 1884)
  • 1938 – César Vallejo, Peruvian poet and writer (born in 1892)
  • 1942 – Robert Musil, Austrian novelist, storyteller and essayist (b. 1880)
  • 1948 – Radola Gajda, Czech military commander and politician (b. 1892)
  • 1949 – Wallace Beery, American actor (born in 1885)
  • 1968 – Selahattin Güngör, Turkish journalist, author of anecdotes and stories
  • 1969 – Yusuf Kemal Tengirşenk, Turkish scholar and politician (Minister of War of Independence and Republic period) (b. 1878)
  • 1975 – Richard Conte, American actor (born in 1910)
  • 1980 – Jean-Paul Sartre, French existentialist philosopher, writer and critic (born in 1905)
  • 1986 – Jean Genet, French writer (born in 1910)
  • 1990 – Greta Garbo, Swedish actress (born 1905)
  • 1995 – Yıldız Moran, Turkish photographer, lexicographer and translator (born in 1932)
  • 1998 – Pol Pot, Cambodian communist leader (b. 1928)
  • 2000 – Edward Gorey, American illustrator, author and poet (born 1925)
  • 2000 – Hayati Hamzaoğlu, Turkish film actor (born in 1933)
  • 2002 – Damon Knight, American science fiction writer (born 1922)
  • 2002 – Byron White, American lawyer and professional football player (b. 1917)
  • 2004 – Suphi Karaman, Turkish soldier and politician (one of the leaders of the May 27 coup) (born 1920)
  • 2009 – Salih Neftçi, Turkish economist and writer (born in 1947)
  • 2011 – Vincenzo La Scola, Italian tenor (born in 1958)
  • 2015 – Tadahiko Ueda, former Japanese international footballer (born in 1947)
  • 2017 – Allan Holdsworth, English guitarist, jazz fusion-rock musician and composer (born 1946)
  • 2017 – George Clifton James, American actor (born in 1921)
  • 2017 – Emma Morano, Italian woman (until her death titled “the oldest living person”) (born in 1899)
  • 2017 – Sylvia Moy, American record producer and composer (born 1938)
  • 2018 – Ronald Lee Ermey, former American soldier, actor and voice actor (born in 1944)
  • 2018 – Michael Alexander Kirkwood Halliday (often MAK Halliday), English linguist (born 1925)
  • 2018 – Vittoria Taviani, Italian director (born in 1929)
  • 2019 – Warren Adler, American playwright and poet (born in 1927)
  • 2019 – Jerry Clack, American academic and human rights activist (born 1926)
  • 2019 – Owen Kay Garriott, American electrical engineer and NASA astronaut (born 1930)
  • 2020 – Adam Alsing, Swedish television and radio presenter (born 1968)
  • 2020 – Sean Arnold, English actor (born in 1941)
  • 2020 – Ülkü Azrak, Turkish lawyer, academic (born in 1933)
  • 2020 – Allen Daviau, American cinematographer (born in 1942)
  • 2020 – William Delford Davis, American football player and businessman (b. 1934)
  • 2020 – Bernard Deconinck, French road cyclist (born in 1936)
  • 2020 – Brian Mannion Dennehy, American actor, producer, director and screenwriter (born in 1938)
  • 2020 – Henry Grimes, American jazz bassist and violinist (b. 1935)
  • 2020 – Dries Holten, Dutch singer (born in 1936)
  • 2020 – John Houghton, Welsh atmospheric physicist (b. 1931)
  • 2020 – Milena Jelinek, Czech-American playwright, screenwriter and educator (born 1935)
  • 2020 – Lee Konitz, American jazz musician, composer and alto saxophonist (born 1927)
  • 2020 – Gérard Mulumba Kalemba, Bishop of the Congolese Catholic Church. (born in 1937)
  • 2020 – Bruce Myers, English actor and director (born in 1942)
  • 2020 – John Pfahl, American photographer (born in 1939)
  • 2020 – Shahin Shahablou, Iranian photographer, activist (born in 1964)
  • 2021 – Luisa Revilla, Peruvian politician and LGBT rights activist (born 1971)
  • 2021 – Dimitrios Talaganis, Greek artist, architect, poet and urban planner (born in 1945)

Holidays and special occasions

  • world art day
  • Tourism Week (April 15-22)
  • Growth Tracking Day
  • Withdrawal of Russian and Armenian troops from Ağrı (1918)

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