Historical Events In 1915
Wednesday, 24 February 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 In the year 1915 anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law
Jun 22 In the year 1915 bMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
Jun 23 Dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess) on this day in history.
Jun 23 Yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0 on this day in history.
Jun 24 In the year 1915 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 On this day in history germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace
Jun 27 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record) on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1915 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician in the year 1915.
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 On this day in history australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service
Jul 01 On this day in history jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)
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 On this day in history 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) 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 in the year 1915.
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 On this day in history david Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943)
Jul 09 On this day in history germany surrenders South West Africa to Union of South Africa
Jul 10 British/South African troops march into German SW-Africa in the year 1915.
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 Germany cruiser KĂ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam on this day in history.
Jul 12 Army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada in the year 1915.
Jul 12 Michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer in the year 1915.