On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1935

Historical Events

  • NHL's St Louis Eagles fold

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry McGuire, American singer (Eve of Destruction), born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
  • Bobby Morrow, American athlete (Olympic gold 100m, 200m, 4x100m relay 1956), born in Brownsville, Texas (d. 2020)
  • Hans Croiset, Dutch theatre director and actor (Witte Waan), born in Amsterdam
  • Murdo Alex MacLeod, Free Church of Scotland minister, born in Ness, Lewis (d. 1995)
  • Willie O'Ree, Canadian former professional ice hockey player and the first black player in the National Hockey League (Boston Bruins), born in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
1935 Highlights

About October 15, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 85 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Libra