On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1952

Historical Events

  • "2 in the Aisle" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 276 performances
  • Greatest 24-hr rainfall begins: 187 cm at La Reunion, Indian Ocean

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Devoto [Trafford], British singer-songwriter (Buzzcocks; Magazine; Luxuria), born in Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire, England
  • Howard Koh, American state government official
1952 Highlights

About March 15, 1952

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 69 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

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