Historical Events In 1915
Tuesday, 11 May 2021
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 In the year 1915 bMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
Jun 23 On this day in history dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)
Jun 23 In the year 1915 yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0
Jun 24 On this day in history 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago
Jun 24 Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar on this day in history.
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 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record) on this day in history.
Jun 27 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record) on this day in history.
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 In the year 1915 charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946))
Jul 01 On this day in history australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
Jul 01 Jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter) in the year 1915.
Jul 02 On this day in history 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
Jul 02 Gen Porfirio [Jose de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 1915 uS military forces occupy Haiti, remain until 1934
Jul 04 Christine Lavant, writer in the year 1915.
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 on this day in history.
Jul 07 Margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People) in the year 1915.
Jul 07 The birth of Yul Brynner, American actor on this day in history.
Jul 08 Charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers) in the year 1915.
Jul 09 David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943) in the year 1915.
Jul 09 On this day in history germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa
Jul 10 In the year 1915 british/South African troops march into German SW-Africa
Jul 10 In the year 1915 hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies
Jul 11 Colin Purdie Kelly, US, 1st US air hero (during WW II) on this day in history.
Jul 11 In the year 1915 germany cruiser KĂ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam
Jul 12 On this day in history army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada.
Jul 12 Michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer on this day in history.