On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1933

Historical Events

  • NAACP begins coordinated attack on segregation & discrimination

Famous Birthdays

  • Cecil Percival Taylor, American pianist and poet (U of Wisconsin)

Person of interestPhilippe de Broca

Philippe de Broca, French film director, born in Paris, France

Film Director Philippe de Broca
Film Director
Philippe de Broca
  • Ronald Roseman, American composer

Person of interestRuth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg, American jurist and Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States (1993-2020), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2020)

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court
Ruth Bader Ginsburg

1933 Highlights

About March 15, 1933

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 87 years, 8 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Pisces