Historical Events In 1915
Friday, 03 July 2020
Jun 01 In the year 1915 john Randolph, NYC, actor (King Kong, Lucan, Lucas Tanner, Angie)
Jun 01 On this day in history the first Zeppelin air raid over England
Jun 01 The National Transcontinental Railway is completed between Moncton and Winnipeg via Edmundston, Quebec and Senneterre. Because of the high cost the Grand Trunk refused to lease the line which was operated as a component of the Canadian Government Railways until the formation of the Canadian National System in the year 1915.
Jun 02 In the year 1915 lester del Rey, US, sci-fi author (Moon Trilogy, Marooned on Mars)
Jun 03 On this day in history iris Meredith, Sioux City Iowa, actress (Son of Davy Crockett)
Jun 04 Modibo Keita, president of Mali (1960-68) in the year 1915.
Jun 04 In the year 1915 william Charles Denis Browne, composer, dies at 26
Jun 05 On this day in history 47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6
Jun 05 Alfred Kazin, US writer/literature critic (Inmost Leaf) in the year 1915.
Jun 05 Brzeska, sculptor, dies on this day in history.
Jun 06 In the year 1915 vincent Persichetti, Phila Pennsylvania, composer (Sibyl)
Jun 07 Benjamin Lambord, composer, dies at 35 in the year 1915.
Jun 08 92°F (33.3°C) in De Bilt, Netherlands in the year 1915.
Jun 08 On this day in history gustaaf AWC baron van Hemert Dingshof, (mayor-Maarn Neth)
Jun 08 In the year 1915 william Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State
Jun 09 In the year 1915 jane Cowan, cello teacher
Jun 10 On this day in history british/French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
Jun 10 On this day in history oscar Comras, Bronx, drummer (namesake of Comras Mall in Bronx Park)
Jun 11 In the year 1915 david Kindersley, font designer/cutter
Jun 12 On this day in history 29th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (46 62 60)
Jun 12 David Rockefeller, CEO (Chase Manhattan Bank) on this day in history.
Jun 13 J Donald Budge, US tennis player (1st to hold world's 4 major titles) in the year 1915.
Jun 15 In the year 1915 lt. Frederick William Campbell (1st Cdn. Infantry Batt.) winds the Victoria Cross at Givenchy France
Jun 15 US government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo in the year 1915.
Jun 15 US government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo in the year 1915.
Jun 16 Joseph Kagan, businessman in the year 1915.
Jun 16 The foundation of the British Women's Institute on this day in history.
Jun 17 League to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia in the year 1915.
Jun 17 Stringbean, [David Akeman], Ky, banjoist/comedian (Hee Haw) in the year 1915.
Jun 18 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol GC NJ in the year 1915.
Jun 18 Arthur Fagg, cricketer (dual double-centuries in a game for Kent 1938) in the year 1915.
Jun 18 In the year 1915 eufemio Zapata, brother to Mexican revolutionist Emiliano Zapata, killed by Sidronio Comancho
Jun 19 Sergey Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia), dies at 58 in the year 1915.
Jun 20 Emil Rathenau, German industrialist (AEG), dies in the year 1915.