What Happened on June 15, 1914

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Cees [Cornelis A B] Bantzinger, Dutch cartoonist/illustrator
  • Hilda Terry, American Cartoonist (d. 2006)
  • Saul Steinberg, Romania, cartoonist/illustrator (New Yorker)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Yuri Andropov, General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (1982-84) and KGB Chief (1967-82), born in Nagutskaya, Stavropol Region, Russian Empire (d. 1984)

Soviet General Secretary Yuri Andropov
Soviet General Secretary
Yuri Andropov

Famous Deaths

  • A G Steel, cricketer (13 Tests, 29 wkts, Eng capt 1886), dies