Historical Events In 1915
Monday, 02 August 2021
Jun 20 German offensive in Argonnes in the year 1915.
Jun 20 Terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball) in the year 1915.
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 in the year 1915.
Jun 23 In the year 1915 dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)
Jun 23 On this day in history yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0
Jun 24 In the year 1915 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago
Jun 24 Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show)
Jun 26 In the year 1915 germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace
Jun 27 In the year 1915 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 On this day in history hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician
Jun 28 In the year 1915 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 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 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 On this day in history uS military forces occupy Haiti, remain until 1934
Jul 04 In the year 1915 christine Lavant, writer
Jul 06 On this day in history dorothy Kirsten, Montclair NJ, soprano (Time to Sing, Chevy Show)
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 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 On this day in history david Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943)
Jul 09 In the year 1915 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 On this day in history hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies
Jul 11 On this day in history colin Purdie Kelly, US, 1st US air hero (during WW II)
Jul 11 Germany cruiser KĂ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam in the year 1915.
Jul 12 On this day in history army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada.
Jul 12 In the year 1915 michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer