On This Day

What Happened on November 15, 1931

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Terlouw, Dutch politician (D-66) and author (Winters in Wartime)
  • John Kerr, American actor (South Pacific, Peyton Place, Pit & Pendulum), born in NYC, New York (d. 2013)
  • Mwai Kibaki, Kenyan politician, President of Kenya (2002-13), born in Gatuyaini, Kenya
  • Pascal Lissouba, Congo politician

Famous Deaths

  • C. A. J. van Dishoeck, Dutch publisher, dies at 68
1931 Highlights

About November 15, 1931

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 89 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Scorpio