Historical Events In 1915
Monday, 06 July 2020
Jun 20 In the year 1915 german offensive in Argonnes
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 on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history 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 in the year 1915.
Jun 24 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago in the year 1915.
Jun 24 Charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar in the year 1915.
Jun 25 Peter Lind Hayes, SF Calif, comedian/singer (Peter Lind Hayes Show) on this day in history.
Jun 26 Germany suppresses its "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 1915 100ø F (38ø C), Fort Yukon, Alaska (state record)
Jun 27 100°F (38°C), Fort Yukon Alaska (state record) in the year 1915.
Jun 27 Hendrik W van Leeuwen, musician in the year 1915.
Jun 28 On this day in history 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)) on this day in history.
Jul 01 Australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 1915 jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)
Jul 02 In the year 1915 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire
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 On this day in history a Great Gorge and International Railway trolley with an extreme overload of 157 passengers crashes near Queenston, Ontario, killing 15.
Jul 07 Margaret Walker Alexander, poet/novelist (For My People) in the year 1915.
Jul 07 On this day in history the birth of Yul Brynner, American actor
Jul 08 On this day in history charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers)
Jul 09 In the year 1915 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 British/South African troops march into German SW-Africa on this day in history.
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 KÃ¶nigsberg sinks off Dar-es-Salam in the year 1915.
Jul 12 Army orders harvest furloughs to Canadian Expeditionary Force soldiers still in training camps in Canada on this day in history.
Jul 12 Michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer in the year 1915.