What Happened On 15th March 1943 In History

March 15th (1943) was a Monday. It's the 74th day of the year (75th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 291 days left to the end of the year.

Historical Events for 15th March, 1943

  • » World War II: Third Battle of Kharkov the Germans retake the city of Kharkov from the Soviet Union or Soviet armies in bitter street fighting.

Famous Birthdays on March 15 in 1943

  • » David Cronenberg, Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter
  • » Lynda La Plante, English actress, screenwriter, and author
  • » Michael Scott-Joynt, English bishop (d. 2014)
  • » The Iron Sheik, Iranian-American wrestler
  • » Sly Stone, American singer-songwriter and producer (Sly and the Family Stone)

March 15th Holidays in History

  • » Christian Feast Day:
  • » Clemens Maria Hofbauer
  • » Martyrs of Córdoba Leocritia named Leocritia
  • » Saint Longinus named Longinus
  • » Louise de Marillac
  • » Raymond of Fitero
  • » March 15 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics)
  • » Constitution Day (Belarus)
  • » Earliest day on which Palm Sunday can fall, while April 18 is the latest; celebrated on the sixth Sunday of Lent (Christianity)
  • » Hōnen Matsuri (Japan)
  • » International Day Against Police Brutality (International observance known as International)
  • » Public holidays in Hungary known as National holiday, celebrating the Hungarian Revolution of 1848 (Hungary)
  • » World Consumer Rights Day (International observance or International)
  • » World Day of Muslim Culture, Peace, Dialogue and Film (International observance known as International)

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