On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1950

Historical Events

  • Gian Carlo Menotti's opera "Consul" opens at Barrymore Theater NYC for 269 performances
  • NYC hires Dr Wallace E Howell as its official "rainmaker"

Famous Birthdays

  • Jørgen Olsen, Danish singer

Famous Deaths

  • Ralph Greenleaf, American pocket billiards player (20-time world champion), dies from acute internal haemorrhage at 50
1950 Highlights

About March 15, 1950

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Pisces