Historical Events For 1915
Thursday, 23 February 2017
Jan 01 In the year 1915 dW Griffith shows "Clansman" at a sneak preview
Jan 01 Jews of Laibach Austria expelled on this day in history.
Jan 02 On this day in history john Hope Franklin, historian
Jan 02 Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84 on this day in history.
Jan 03 In the year 1915 james E Flecker, British diplomat/novelist (Hassan), dies at 30
Jan 04 1st elected Jewish governor, Moses Alexander, takes office in Idaho in the year 1915.
Jan 04 Trans-Caucausus Russian defeat Turkish troops on this day in history.
Jan 05 In the year 1915 mabel Leigh, potter
Jan 06 In France, the Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry go into action in France on this day in history.
Jan 06 Reginald Wood, cricketer (one Test England v Australia 1886), dies in the year 1915.
Jan 07 Herman Musaph, Dutch psychiatrist/sexologist/founder (NVSH) in the year 1915.
Jan 09 Anita Louise, NYC, actress (My Friend Flicka) in the year 1915.
Jan 09 On this day in history exposition (now Civic) Auditorium dedicated, SF
Jan 10 Dean Dixon, Zug Switzerland, conductor in the year 1915.
Jan 11 Col Jacob Ruppert & Col Tillinghast Huston purchase Yanks for $460,000 on this day in history.
Jan 11 Colonel Jacob Ruppert &Colonel Tillinghast Huston purchase Yankees for $460,000 on this day in history.
Jan 12 Congress establishes the Rocky Mountain National Park in the U.S on this day in history.
Jan 12 On this day in history house of Representatives rejects proposal to give women the right to vote
Jan 12 House of Reps rejects proposal to give women right to vote in the year 1915.
Jan 13 In the year 1915 earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 29,800
Jan 13 Earthquake in Avezzano Italy kills 30,000 in the year 1915.
Jan 13 Edward Frederick Weston Goodman, property developer on this day in history.
Jan 13 SS Roebuck, formerly on the Channel Islands service, she was taken over for government service after the outbreak of war and renamed HMS Roedene under which name while at Scapa Flow she dragged her anchor and fell across the bows of the battleship HMS Imperieuse, after which she sank in the year 1915.
Jan 13 W Churchill presents plan for assault on Dardanelles in the year 1915.
Jan 14 Andre Frossard, Catholic columnist in the year 1915.
Jan 15 Guillaume Couture, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
Jan 15 Japan claims economic control of China in the year 1915.
Jan 16 In the year 1915 congress authorizes $1 & $50 Panama-Pacific International Expo gold coin
Jan 16 In the year 1915 congress authorizes $1 & $50 Panama-Pacific Intl Expo gold coin
Jan 17 Antoni van Leeuwenhoek's Hospital in Amsterdam opens on this day in history.
Jan 17 On this day in history russia occupies Bukovina & Western Ukraine
Jan 18 The Germans perform the first aerial bombing of Britain, from a pair of Zeppelin dirigibles during WWI in the year 1915.
Jan 18 On this day in history train crashes at Colima-Guadalajara Mexico, about 600 die
Jan 18 In the year 1915 with the European powers preoccupied with World War I, Japan secretly presents China with Twenty-one Demands for privileges.