On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 2020

Historical Events

  • European countries impose restrictions on gatherings and borders as COVID-19 deaths rates rise dramatically - Italy 1,809, Spain 288, France 120
  • US Federal Reserve slashes interest rates to near zero to support the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic

Famous Deaths

  • Roy Hudd, British comedian, radio host (News Huddlines, 1975-2001), author (Underneath The Arches), and actor (Lipstick On Your Collar), dies at 83
  • Suzy Delair, French actress and singer (The Murderer Lives at Number 21, Utopia, White Paws), dies at 102
2020 Highlights

About March 15, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Pisces