On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1956

Historical Events

  • "My Fair Lady" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 2,715 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Whipper Billy Watson beats Lou Thesz in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champion

Professional Wrestler Lou Thesz
Professional Wrestler
Lou Thesz

Famous Birthdays

  • Clay Matthews, NFL linebacker (Atlanta Falcons)
1956 Highlights

About March 15, 1956

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 64 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Pisces