On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Whitford 'Fred' Lerdahl, American composer (Arches), born in Madison, Wisconsin
  • Angelique Pettyjohn, actress (Body Talk, Star Trek), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Robert Allworth, Australian composer (A Different Time, A Different Place), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 2017)
  • Sandra Palmer, American golfer (Titleholders Championship 1972, US Open 1975), born in Fort Worth, Texas
  • Stephen Montague, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Tully Marshall, American actor (Let's Go, Red Dust), dies at 78
1943 Highlights

About March 10, 1943

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 7 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

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