Historical Events In 1915
Sunday, 31 May 2020
Jun 01 On this day in history 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) on this day in history.
Jun 03 In the year 1915 iris Meredith, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Son of Davy Crockett)
Jun 04 On this day in history modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68)
Jun 04 William Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26 in the year 1915.
Jun 05 In the year 1915 47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6
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 On this day in history vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl)
Jun 07 In the year 1915 benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35
Jun 08 In the year 1915 92°F (33.3°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands
Jun 08 Gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, (mayor-Maarn Neth) in the year 1915.
Jun 08 William Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State in the year 1915.
Jun 09 On this day in history jane Cowan, cello teacher
Jun 10 In the year 1915 british/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
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 On this day in history 29th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (46 62 60)
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 US government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo in the year 1915.
Jun 15 In the year 1915 uS government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo
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 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 In the year 1915 emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies