Historical Events In 1915
Friday, 24 January 2020
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 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history william Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26
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) in the year 1915.
Jun 05 On this day in history brzeska, sculptor, dies
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 in the year 1915.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 10 In the year 1915 oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park)
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 On this day in history david Rockefeller, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank)
Jun 13 J Donald Budge, US tennis player (1st to hold world's 4 major titles) in the year 1915.
Jun 15 Lt. Frederick William Campbell (1st Cdn. Infantry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at Givenchy France in the year 1915.
Jun 15 US government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo on this day in history.
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 League to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia in the year 1915.
Jun 17 In the year 1915 stringbean, [David Akeman], Ky, banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw)
Jun 18 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol GC NJ in the year 1915.
Jun 18 In the year 1915 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 in the year 1915.
Jun 20 Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies in the year 1915.
Jun 20 German offensive in Argonnes on this day in history.