On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1961

Historical Events

  • South Africa withdraws from British Commonwealth

Famous Birthdays

  • Craig Ludwig, Rhinelander, NHL defenseman (Dallas Stars)
  • Fabio Lanzoni, romance novels model (Fabio After Dark), born in Milan, Italy
  • Terry Cummings, NBA forward (Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers)
1961 Highlights

About March 15, 1961

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 8 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Pisces