On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1935

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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 sprinter (Olympic-3 gold-1956), born in Brownsville, Texas
  • 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