On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1943

Famous Birthdays

  • Larrie Londin [Ralph Gallant], American session drummer (Motown and Nashville), born in Norfolk, Virgina (d. 1992)

Penny Marshall

Penny Marshall, American actress (The Odd Couple; Laverne & Shirley), and director (Big; Awakenings; A League of Their Own), and producer (Cinderella Man), born in The Bronx, New York (d. 2018)


1943 Highlights

About October 15, 1943

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 78 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

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