Historical Events In 1915
Sunday, 21 July 2019
Jun 01 The first Zeppelin air raid over England in the year 1915.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 02 In the year 1915 lester del Rey, US, sci-fi author (Moon Trilogy, Marooned on Mars)
Jun 03 Iris Meredith, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Son of Davy Crockett) in the year 1915.
Jun 04 In the year 1915 modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68)
Jun 04 William Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26 on this day in history.
Jun 05 On this day in history 47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6
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 On this day in history vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl)
Jun 07 On this day in history 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) in the year 1915.
Jun 08 On this day in history william Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State
Jun 09 Jane Cowan, cello teacher in the year 1915.
Jun 10 On this day in history british/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
Jun 10 In the year 1915 oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park)
Jun 11 David Kindersley, font designer/cutter in the year 1915.
Jun 12 29th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (46 62 60) in the year 1915.
Jun 12 In the year 1915 david Rockefeller, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank)
Jun 13 On this day in history j Donald Budge, US tennis player (1st to hold world's 4 major titles)
Jun 15 In the year 1915 lt. Frederick William Campbell (1st Cdn. Infantry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at Givenchy France
Jun 15 In the year 1915 uS government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo
Jun 15 On this day in history uS government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo
Jun 16 Joseph Kagan, businessman on this day in history.
Jun 16 The foundation of the British Women's Institute on this day in history.
Jun 17 League to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia in the year 1915.
Jun 17 On this day in history stringbean, [David Akeman], Ky, banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw)
Jun 18 In the year 1915 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol GC NJ
Jun 18 Arthur Fagg, cricketer (dual double-centuries in a game for Kent 1938) in the year 1915.
Jun 18 In the year 1915 eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho
Jun 19 Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58 in the year 1915.
Jun 20 Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies on this day in history.
Jun 20 German offensive in Argonnes on this day in history.