Historical Events In 1915
Sunday, 25 August 2019
Jun 20 Terence Young, Shanghai China, director (Dr No, Thunderball) in the year 1915.
Jun 21 Anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of Gen De Law in the year 1915.
Jun 22 In the year 1915 bMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
Jun 23 On this day in history dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)
Jun 23 On this day in history yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0
Jun 24 In the year 1915 800 die as excursion steamer Eastland capsizes in Chicago
Jun 24 In the year 1915 charles James Dunn, Japanese scholar
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 in the year 1915.
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 on this day in history.
Jun 28 Victor Trumper, cricketer (48 Tests for Australia, 3163 runs), dies in the year 1915.
Jun 30 Charles Rowe, cricketer (scored a pair in only Test (NZ v Aust 1946)) in the year 1915.
Jul 01 Australia begins Commonwealth Lighthouse Service in the year 1915.
Jul 01 In the year 1915 jean Stafford, US writer (Boston Adventure, Lion & Carpenter)
Jul 02 8th duke of Wellington, English large landowner/multi-millionaire on this day in history.
Jul 02 Gen Porfirio [Jose de la Cruz] Diaz, president Mexico, dies on this day in history.
Jul 03 US military forces occupy Haiti, remain until 1934 on this day in history.
Jul 04 Christine Lavant, writer on this day in history.
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) in the year 1915.
Jul 07 The birth of Yul Brynner, American actor in the year 1915.
Jul 08 Charles Hard Townes, Greenville SC, physicist (developed lasers) in the year 1915.
Jul 09 David Leo Diamond, Rochester NY, composer (Paderewski Prize-1943) on this day in history.
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 On this day in history colin Purdie Kelly, US, 1st US air hero (during WW II)
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 in the year 1915.
Jul 12 Michael Fenton Haddon, mining engineer on this day in history.
Jul 15 Alexander Durie, vice president (British AA) in the year 1915.