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Historical Events In 1915

Sunday, 09 August 2020

Jun 01   John Randolph, NYC, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie) on this day in history.  

Jun 01   The first Zeppelin air raid over England on this day in history.  

Jun 01   In the year 1915 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.  

Jun 02   In the year 1915 lester del Rey, US, sci-fi author (Moon Trilogy, Marooned on Mars)  

Jun 03   On this day in history iris Meredith, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Son of Davy Crockett)  

Jun 04   Modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68) on this day in history.  

Jun 04   In the year 1915 william Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26  

Jun 05   47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6 in the year 1915.  

Jun 05   Alfred Kazin, US writer/literature critic (Inmost Leaf) on this day in history.  

Jun 05   In the year 1915 brzeska, sculptor, dies  

Jun 06   Vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl) in the year 1915.  

Jun 07   On this day in history benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35  

Jun 08   On this day in history 92F (33.3C) in De Bilt, Netherlands  

Jun 08   Gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, (mayor-Maarn Neth) on this day in history.  

Jun 08   William Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State in the year 1915.  

Jun 09   In the year 1915 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   In the year 1915 david Kindersley, font designer/cutter  

Jun 12   On this day in history 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   In the year 1915 j Donald Budge, US tennis player (1st to hold world's 4 major titles)  

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   On this day in history joseph Kagan, businessman  

Jun 16   In the year 1915 the foundation of the British Women's Institute.  

Jun 17   In the year 1915 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 in the year 1915.  

Jun 18   On this day in history arthur Fagg, cricketer (dual double-centuries in a game for Kent 1938)  

Jun 18   Eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho in the year 1915.  

Jun 19   In the year 1915 sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58  

Jun 20   Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies in the year 1915.  

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Famous Birthdays In 1915

Famous People Born In This Year In History

Jan 01   In the year 1915 birth of francois Bondy, writer  

Jan 01   Lewis Bingham Keeble, town planner was born in the year 1915.  

Jan 02   John Hope Franklin, historian was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Mabel Leigh, potter was born in the year 1915.  

Jan 05   Uta Graf, singer/teacher was born on this day in history.  

Jan 05   Arthur H. Robinson, Canadian-born cartographer (d. 2004) was born in the year 1915.  

Jan 06   Alan Watts, Kent England, writer (Book on the Taboo) was born in the year 1915.  

Jan 06   Don Edwards, (Rep-D-CA, 1963- ) was born in the year 1915.  

Famous Deaths In 1915

Famous People Died In This Year In History

Jan 02   Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84 in the year 1915.  

Jan 03   On this day in history james E Flecker, British diplomat/novelist (Hassan), dies at 30  

Jan 06   In the year 1915 reginald Wood, cricketer (one Test England v Australia 1886), dies  

Jan 13   On this day in history death of mary Slessor, Scottish missionary (b. 1848)  

Jan 14   On this day in history death of richard Meux Benson, founder of Anglican religious order (b. 1824)  

Jan 15   On this day in history guillaume Couture, composer, dies at 63  

Jan 28   On this day in history death of nikolay Umov, Russian physicist (b. 1846)  

Feb 05   On this day in history death of ross Barnes, baseball player (b. 1850)  

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