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 This day in History - March 15
406 Historic Events for March 15
1919

Lawrence Tierney, Brooklyn, actor (Abduction, Dillinger)

Birth
1920

Ranganandhan Francis, India, field hockey (Olympic-gold-1948, 52, 56)

Birth
1922

Louis Boon, writer

Birth
1922

1st southern radio station begins (WSB, Atlanta Georgia)

Event
1923

Lenin is hit with his 3rd stroke

Event
1923

Laurence A Tisch, NYC, CEO (Loews Corp)

Birth
1923

George Vogel, race horse trainer

Birth
1924

Juij Bondarew, writer

Birth
1924

Lockrem Johnson, composer

Birth
1926

Benjamin Burwell Johnson, composer

Birth
1926

Belgium's "black monday," franc falls

Event
1926

Tim Valentine, (Rep-D-NC, 1983- )

Birth
1926

Norm Van Brocklin, NFL QB/coach (LA Rams), hall of famer

Birth
1927

Philip Vincent Belloc Jebb, architect

Birth
1927

Carl Smith, Maynardville Tn, country singer (Grand Ole Opry)

Birth
1928

Mussolini modifies Italy electoral system (abolishes right to choose)

Event
1928

Nicolas Flagello, composer

Birth
1929

Pine-Top Smith, jazz pianist (Boogie Woogie Piano), dies at 24

Death
1929

Tiezo Matsumura, composer

Birth
1930

1st streamlined submarine of US navy, USS Nautilus, launched

Event
1930

Antonio Beltramelli, writer, dies at 51

Death
1930

1st seaplane glider flown, Port Washington, NY

Event
1932

Alan Lavern Bean, Wheeler Texas, Capt USN/astronaut (Ap 12, Skylab 3)

Birth
1932

David Alliance, Iran/British textile factory/multi-millionaire

Birth
1933

Ronald Roseman, composer

Birth