Historical Events In 1915
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Jun 20 Terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball) on this day in history.
Jun 21 Anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law in the year 1915.
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 Yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0 on this day in history.
Jun 24 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago on this day in history.
Jun 24 On this day in history charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar
Jun 25 Peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show) in the year 1915.
Jun 26 In the year 1915 germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace
Jun 27 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record) in the year 1915.
Jun 27 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record) on this day in history.
Jun 27 On this day in history hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician
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)) in the year 1915.
Jul 01 In the year 1915 australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
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 in the year 1915.
Jul 02 On this day in history gen Porfirio [Jose de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies
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 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 In the year 1915 margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People)
Jul 07 In the year 1915 the birth of Yul Brynner, American actor
Jul 08 Charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers) on this day in history.
Jul 09 David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943) on this day in history.
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 Hendrik W Mesdag, painter (Panorama Mesdag), dies in the year 1915.
Jul 11 In the year 1915 colin Purdie Kelly, US, 1st US air hero (during WW II)
Jul 11 On this day in history germany cruiser KĂ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam
Jul 12 In the year 1915 army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada.
Jul 12 On this day in history michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer
Jul 15 Alexander Durie, vice president (British AA) in the year 1915.