What Happened on December 28, 1915

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • SF City Hall dedicated by Mayor James Rolph
  • Today the British Cabinet recognizes the true nature of the war by deciding to institute compulsory military service, with single men to be conscripted before married ones

Famous Birthdays

  • Roebuck "Pops" Staples, US gospel/singer (Staple Singers)

Famous Deaths

  • Gerrit Jan van Heek, Dutch textile manufacturer/politician, dies at 78