On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1937

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 1st state contraceptive clinic opens (Raleigh NC)
  • First American blood blank in a hospital is opened at Cook County Hospital in Chicago

Famous Birthdays

  • Valentin Rasputin, Russian writer (To Live and Remember), born in Atalanka, Soviet Union (d. 2015)

Famous Deaths

  • H. P. Lovecraft, American horror writer (At the Mountains of Madness, Weird Tales), dies at 46