Historical Events In 1915
Sunday, 27 September 2020
Jun 20 German offensive in Argonnes in the year 1915.
Jun 20 Terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball) on this day in history.
Jun 21 In the year 1915 anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law
Jun 22 On this day in history bMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
Jun 23 On this day in history dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)
Jun 23 Yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0 on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago
Jun 24 Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar in the year 1915.
Jun 25 On this day in history 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 In the year 1915 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician on this day in history.
Jun 28 Victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies on this day in history.
Jun 30 Charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946)) on this day in history.
Jul 01 Australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service on this day in history.
Jul 01 Jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter) on this day in history.
Jul 02 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
Jul 02 On this day in history gen Porfirio [Jose de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies
Jul 03 US military forces occupy Haiti, remain until 1934 in the year 1915.
Jul 04 Christine Lavant, writer in the year 1915.
Jul 06 Dorothy Kirsten, Montclair NJ, soprano (Time to Sing, Chevy Show) in the year 1915.
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 In the year 1915 the birth of Yul Brynner, American actor
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 Germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa in the year 1915.
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) 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 in the year 1915.