What Happened on December 4, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • F F Fletcher is first US admiral to receive Congressional Medal of Honor

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Henry Ford's peace ship, Oscar II, sails for Europe 'to get the boys out of the trenches by Christmas'

Ford Motor Company Founder Henry Ford
Ford Motor Company Founder
Henry Ford
  • Ku Klux Klan receives charter from Fulton County, Ga
  • Panama-Pacific International Exposition closes in San Francisco

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Jackson, Hot Springs Ark, newscaster (Youth Takes a Stand)
  • Fred Freer, cricketer (Australian pace bowler played one Test in 1946)

Famous Deaths

  • Gustav Hollaender, composer, dies at 60