Historical Events In 1915
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
Jun 20 In the year 1915 german offensive in Argonnes
Jun 20 In the year 1915 terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball)
Jun 21 Anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law in the year 1915.
Jun 22 On this day in history bMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
Jun 23 Dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess) in the year 1915.
Jun 23 Yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0 on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1915 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago
Jun 24 In the year 1915 charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar
Jun 25 In the year 1915 peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show)
Jun 26 Germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace in the year 1915.
Jun 27 In the year 1915 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record) in the year 1915.
Jun 27 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician on this day in history.
Jun 28 On this day in history victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies
Jun 30 On this day in history charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946))
Jul 01 In the year 1915 australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
Jul 01 Jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter) in the year 1915.
Jul 02 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire in the year 1915.
Jul 02 Gen Porfirio [Jose de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies on this day in history.
Jul 03 US military forces occupy Haiti, remain until 1934 on this day in history.
Jul 04 Christine Lavant, writer on this day in history.
Jul 06 Dorothy Kirsten, Montclair NJ, soprano (Time to Sing, Chevy Show) on this day in history.
Jul 07 A Great Gorge and International Railway trolley with an extreme overload of 157 passengers crashes near Queenston, Ontario, killing 15 in the year 1915.
Jul 07 On this day in history margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People)
Jul 07 In the year 1915 the birth of Yul Brynner, American actor
Jul 08 On this day in history charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers)
Jul 09 David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943) in the year 1915.
Jul 09 In the year 1915 germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa
Jul 10 British/South African troops march into German SW-Africa on this day in history.
Jul 10 Hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies on this day in history.
Jul 11 Colin Purdie Kelly, US, 1st US air hero (during WW II) in the year 1915.
Jul 11 Germany cruiser KĂ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam on this day in history.
Jul 12 Army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada on this day in history.
Jul 12 Michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer in the year 1915.