Monday 15 March 1943US date format: 3/15/1943, UK date format: 15/3/1943
It was Monday, under the sign of Pisces (see planets position on March 15, 1943). The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include David Cronenberg and Val Lehman.
Sherlock Holmes in Washington, directed by Roy William Neill, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1943
On TV people were watching Chapionship Wrestling.
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Which were the important events of 15 March 1943 ?
- International Day Against Police Brutality
- Turkey buzzards return to Hinckley, Ohio.
- Blessed Arnicus of Averbode
- For corporations in the United States that use the calendar year as their fiscal year, the date on which the corporation must file its corporate income tax return
- Constitution Day in Belarus
- National holiday in Hungary celebrating the 1848 Revolution. (See also Public holidays in Hungary)
- World Consumer Rights Day 
- In Japan, Hounen Matsuri
- Saint Clemens Maria Hofbauer (died 1820)
- Saint Lucretia
- Saint Luise of Marillac
- In the Roman calendar, the Ides of March.
- David Cronenberg: Canadian actor director and screenwriter.
- Val Lehman: Australian actress and director, best known for her role as powerful, cunning and sadistic top dog Queen Bea (Bea Smith) in the Australian TV series "Prisoner" (aka "Prisoner: Cell Block H").
- Bernard Prevost: French law enforcement executive; General Director of the Gendarmerie Nationale from1995.
- Claude Thomas: American jurist who was Judge for the 54th district court of Lansing, MI.
- Michel Piron
- Sly Stone: American singer-songwriter and producer (Sly and the Family Stone).
- Michael Scott-Joynt: English bishop (d. 2014).
- Lynda La Plante: English actress screenwriter and author.
- The Iron Sheik: Iranian-American wrestler and actor.
- Brenda Scott in Cincinnati: Ohio, USA; actress (Midge - Road West).
- Anita Morris: American actress (Born 1943).
- Iron Sheik: Wrestler.
- Allied reconnaissance flight over Java
- World War II: Third Battle of Kharkov : the Germans retake the city of Kharkov from the Soviet armies in bitter street fighting.
- The Italian submarine Leonardo da Vinci sinks the Candandian pacific liner RMS Empress of Canada (1922) off Sierre Leone.