Historical Events In 1915
Sunday, 13 October 2019
Jun 20 On this day in history terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball)
Jun 21 On this day in history anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law
Jun 22 BMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service on this day in history.
Jun 23 In the year 1915 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 24 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago in the year 1915.
Jun 24 Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar in the year 1915.
Jun 25 In the year 1915 peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show)
Jun 26 On this day in history germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace
Jun 27 On this day in history 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 On this day in history 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician on this day in history.
Jun 28 In the year 1915 victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies
Jun 30 Charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946)) in the year 1915.
Jul 01 Australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service on this day in history.
Jul 01 On this day in history jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)
Jul 02 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
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 In the year 1915 christine Lavant, writer
Jul 06 Dorothy Kirsten, Montclair NJ, soprano (Time to Sing, Chevy Show) on this day in history.
Jul 07 In the year 1915 a Great Gorge and International Railway trolley with an extreme overload of 157 passengers crashes near Queenston, Ontario, killing 15.
Jul 07 Margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People) on this day in history.
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) on this day in history.
Jul 09 Germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1915 british/South African troops march into German SW-Africa
Jul 10 On this day in history hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies
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 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 in the year 1915.
Jul 15 Alexander Durie, vice president (British AA) in the year 1915.