What Happened on May 15, 1932

Historical Events

  • The 15th May Incident: in an attempted coup d'├ętat, the Prime Minister of Japan Inukai Tsuyoshi is shot and killed by Navy officers in his home

Famous Deaths

  • Inukai Tsuyoshi, Japanese politician (Prime Minister of Japan 1931-32), assassinated by Navy officers at 76
  • Ki Inukai, premier Japan (1931-32), murdered
1932 Highlights

About May 15, 1932

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 91 years, 4 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Taurus