February 15-National Days, Birthday and Past Events

February 15 2023 is Wednesday. Holidays & Observances, National and Special Days, Major Past Events, Zodiac Sign, Birthday of Celebrity & famous personalities on this date.

Here Know Holidays, Observances of Special & National Day on February 15

  • 46th day of the Gregorian calendar
  • Western Zodiac – Aquarius
  • National Flag of Canada Day- Canada
  • World Hippo Day
  • Annoy Squidward Day
  • Liberation Day- Afghanistan
  • Singles Awareness Day
  • National Gumdrop Day
  • Day of Ashakalia- Kosovo

Major Past Historical Events on February 15

  • 1564: Galileo Galilei, a famous eagle astronomer is born.
  • 1798: France invades Rome and declares it a monarchy.
  • 1869: The afterlife of the great Urdu poet and writer Mirza Ghalib.
  • 1906: Labor party is set up in the United Kingdom.
  • 1942: Singapore surrenders to the Japanese army during World War II.
  • 1944: Several British planes bomb Berlin.
  • 1961: A plane crash in Belgium kills at least 50 people.
  • 1965 Canada adopts its current national flag showing a maple leaf
  • 1967: The fourth Lok Sabha elections are held in India.
  • 1971:The United Kingdom and Ireland decimalize their currencies
  • 1989: The Soviet Union forces return from Afghanistan. –
  • 1991: Iraq announces withdrawal from Juventus.
  • 2000: Dadasaheb Phalke Award goes to renowned filmmaker and director B. Archopra.
  • 2001: The first draft of the human genome is published
  • 2003: The largest peace demonstration in history takes place
    with 30 million people in 600 cities around the world protested against the Iraq War.

Famous Personalities & Celebrities Birthday on February 15

  • 1995-Megan Thee Stallion-American rapper, singer, and songwriter.
  • 1964-Chris Farley -American popular actor and comedian.
  • 1954-Matt Groening-American animator, screenwriter and producer.
  • 1934-Graham Kennedy-Australian actor.
  • 1907-Cesar Romero-American actor, dancer, singer, and vocal artist.
  • 1874-Ernest Shackleton-Irish explorer.
  • 1710-Louis XV of France
  • 1564-Galileo Galilei-Italian astronomer and physicist.

FAQ / People Also Ask

1. Which Day is 15th February 2023?
  • 15th February is Wednesday
  • 46th day of the Gregorian calendar
  • Western Zodiac- Aquarius.
2. Special Day on 15th February?
  • National Flag of Canada Day more commonly known as Flag Day, is observed on February 15 every year. This day is celebrated to commemorate the inauguration of the flag of Canada that happened on 15th February 1965.
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