Historical Events In 1915
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Jun 01 In the year 1915 john Randolph, NYC, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie)
Jun 01 On this day in history the first Zeppelin air raid over England
Jun 01 The National Transcontinental Railway is completed between Moncton and Winnipeg via Edmundston, Quebec and Senneterre. Because of the high cost the Grand Trunk refused to lease the line which was operated as a component of the Canadian Government Railways until the formation of the Canadian National System in the year 1915.
Jun 02 Lester del Rey, US, sci-fi author (Moon Trilogy, Marooned on Mars) in the year 1915.
Jun 03 Iris Meredith, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Son of Davy Crockett) in the year 1915.
Jun 04 On this day in history modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68)
Jun 04 William Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
Jun 05 47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6 in the year 1915.
Jun 05 In the year 1915 alfred Kazin, US writer/literature critic (Inmost Leaf)
Jun 05 Brzeska, sculptor, dies in the year 1915.
Jun 06 Vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl) in the year 1915.
Jun 07 In the year 1915 benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35
Jun 08 92°F (33.3°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands on this day in history.
Jun 08 Gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, (mayor-Maarn Neth) on this day in history.
Jun 08 On this day in history william Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State
Jun 09 On this day in history jane Cowan, cello teacher
Jun 10 British/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon in the year 1915.
Jun 10 Oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park) on this day in history.
Jun 11 On this day in history david Kindersley, font designer/cutter
Jun 12 In the year 1915 29th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (46 62 60)
Jun 12 David Rockefeller, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank) in the year 1915.
Jun 13 J Donald Budge, US tennis player (1st to hold world's 4 major titles) in the year 1915.
Jun 15 On this day in history lt. Frederick William Campbell (1st Cdn. Infantry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at Givenchy France
Jun 15 On this day in history uS government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo
Jun 15 US government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo in the year 1915.
Jun 16 In the year 1915 joseph Kagan, businessman
Jun 16 The foundation of the British Women's Institute in the year 1915.
Jun 17 On this day in history league to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia
Jun 17 Stringbean, [David Akeman], Ky, banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw) on this day in history.
Jun 18 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol GC NJ on this day in history.
Jun 18 Arthur Fagg, cricketer (dual double-centuries in a game for Kent 1938) on this day in history.
Jun 18 Eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58
Jun 20 On this day in history emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies