On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1942

Famous Birthdays

  • Hughie Flint, English rock drummer (Bonzo Dog Band), born in London

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander von Zemlinsky, Austrian composer, conductor, and arranger (The Mermaid; Lyric Symphony), dies from a stroke at 70
1942 Highlights

About March 15, 1942

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Pisces