What Happened on July 17, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Italian offensive at Isonzo

Famous Birthdays

  • Cass Daley, actress (Red Garters), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Dorothy Poynton-Hill, American platform diver (Olympic gold 1932)
  • Esther Williamson Ballou, composer
  • Habib Rajab, Durban, South African, a trader and collector of oriental art

Famous Deaths

  • Francesco Fanciulli, composer, dies on 62nd birthday