What Happened on June 15, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Congress of racial Equality (CORE) forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Aron Kincaid, actor (Warren-Bachelor Father, Ski Party), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Johnny Hallyday [Jean-Philippe Smet], French singer and actor known as the "Elvis Presley of France," born in Paris, France (d. 2017)
  • Muff [Mervyn] Winwood, singer (Spencer Davis Group, "Gimme Some Lovin")
  • Xaveria Hollander [Vara de DeVries], Dutch author (The Happy Hooker), born in Soerabaja, Dutch East Indies

Famous Deaths

  • Cecil Parkin, cricketer (32 wkts in 10 Tests for Eng 1920-24), dies