15th of May, 1969: American teenager Robert Rayford dies of a mysterious illness in Missouri. Nearly two decades later, it is discovered that this was one of the first cases of AIDS in the United States
15th of May, 1972: Democratic presidential candidate George Wallace is shot five times in an assassination attempt in Laurel, Maryland.
15th of May, 1981: American serial killer Lemuel Smith murders a female correctional officer by the name of Donna Payant.
15th of May, 1993: Ireland win the Eurovision with Niamh Kavanagh's song "In Your Eyes".
15th of May, 1987: The former bodyguard of Lady Diana, Barry Mannakee, is killed in a road accident.
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Time Difference & Statistics
Here are some fun statistics about the 15th of May, 1948.
26,255 days have passed since this date.
2,268,432,000 seconds have passed since the 15th of May, 1948.
If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 2,646,504,000 times.
Since the 15th of May, 1948, earth has travelled approximately 1,170,510,912,000 miles through space.
If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 378,072,000 times.
If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 195,085,152 steps. That's about 86,705 miles!
Since this date, 27,221,184 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!
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