On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1943

Historical Events


Historic PublicationWe Can Do It!

Wartime propaganda poster "We Can Do It!" produced by J. Howard Miller and posted on the walls of Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company's plants in the Midwest

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American wartime propaganda poster produced by J. Howard Miller in 1943 for Westinghouse Electric
American wartime propaganda poster produced by J. Howard Miller in 1943 for Westinghouse Electric
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  • Women's camp Tamtui on Ambon (Moluccas) hit by allied air raid

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Model Bettie Page (19) weds high school sweetheart Billy Neal in Gallatin, Tennessee

Queen of Pinups Bettie Page
Queen of Pinups
Bettie Page

Famous Deaths

  • William Victor Harris, American composer, dies at 73
1943 Highlights

About February 15, 1943

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 8 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aquarius