Historical Events In 1915
Saturday, 23 January 2021
Jun 01 In the year 1915 john Randolph, NYC, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie)
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 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 In the year 1915 modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68)
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 Brzeska, sculptor, dies on this day in history.
Jun 06 Vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl) on this day in history.
Jun 07 Benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35 on this day in history.
Jun 08 In the year 1915 92°F (33.3°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands
Jun 08 On this day in history gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, (mayor-Maarn Neth)
Jun 08 William Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State in the year 1915.
Jun 09 Jane Cowan, cello teacher in the year 1915.
Jun 10 In the year 1915 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 on this day in history.
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 Lt. Frederick William Campbell (1st Cdn. Infantry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at Givenchy France on this day in history.
Jun 15 In the year 1915 uS government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo
Jun 15 US government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo on this day in history.
Jun 16 Joseph Kagan, businessman in the year 1915.
Jun 16 In the year 1915 the foundation of the British Women's Institute.
Jun 17 On this day in history league to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia
Jun 17 On this day in history stringbean, [David Akeman], Ky, banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw)
Jun 18 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol GC NJ on this day in history.
Jun 18 On this day in history arthur Fagg, cricketer (dual double-centuries in a game for Kent 1938)
Jun 18 On this day in history eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho
Jun 19 Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58 on this day in history.
Jun 20 Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies on this day in history.