What Happened on February 15, 1932

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 3rd Winter Olympic games close at Lake Placid, NY
  • Australia beat South Africa in cricket by an innings in 5 hrs 53 min playing time
  • George Burns & Gracie Allen debuted as regulars on "Guy Lombardo Show"
  • John Van Druten's "There's Always Juliet" premieres in NYC
  • US bobsled team member Eddie Eagan becomes only athlete to win gold in both Summer & Winter Olympics (1920 boxing gold)

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Swire, British aircraft magnate (Cathay Pacific)

Famous Deaths

  • Minnie Maddern Fiske, actress (Henrik Ibsen's plays), dies at 66