On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1930

Historical Events

  • 1st seaplane glider flown at Port Washington, NY
  • 1st streamlined submarine of US navy, USS Nautilus, launched

Famous Birthdays

  • Zhores Alferov, Soviet-Russian physicist (2000 Nobel Prize in Physics), born in Vitebsk, Soviet Union (d. 2019)

Famous Deaths

  • Antonio Beltramelli, writer, dies at 51
1930 Highlights

About March 15, 1930

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces