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March 15, 1937 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • 1st state contraceptive clinic opens in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • First American blood bank in a hospital is opened at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois

Birthdays in History

  • Valentin Rasputin, Russian writer (To Live and Remember), born in Atalanka, Soviet Union (d. 2015)

Deaths in History

  • H. P. Lovecraft, American horror writer (At the Mountains of Madness, Weird Tales), dies at 46
1937 in History