On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1951

Historical Events

  • Persia nationalizes Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
  • UN forces recapture Seoul, the fourth and final time the city changes hands in the Korean War

Famous Deaths

  • John S. Paraskevopoulos, Greek-born astronomer (b. 1889)
1951 Highlights

About March 15, 1951

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 70 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Pisces