On This Day

What Happened on May 15, 1943

Historical Events

  • Halifax bombers sinks U-463

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Joseph Stalin dissolves the Comintern (or Third International) to avoid upsetting his Western allies with claims he was trying to foment revolution globally

Soviet General Secretary Joseph Stalin
Soviet General Secretary
Joseph Stalin

Famous Birthdays

  • Harve Brosten, American comedy writer (All In The Family, 1975-77), born in Chicago, Illinois
1943 Highlights

About May 15, 1943

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

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