What Happened on June 15, 1889

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 3rd U.S. Women's National Championship: Bertha Townsend beats Lida Voorhees (7-5, 6-2)
  • Start of Sherlock Holmes adventure "Stockbroker's Clerk" (BG)

Famous Deaths

  • Mihail Eminesco, Romanian poet (Luceafarul), dies at 39