On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Diligenti quintuplets, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Person of interestJocelyn Bell Burnell

Jocelyn Bell Burnell, Irish astrophysicist (discovered radio pulsars), born in Lurgan, Northern Ireland

Astrophysicist Jocelyn Bell Burnell
Astrophysicist
Jocelyn Bell Burnell

1943 Highlights

About July 15, 1943

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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