What Happened on September 29, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st transcontinental radio telephone message is sent
  • British army conquerors Chilly al Imara, Mesopotamia
  • Dutch Opera's 1st performance
  • Herbert/Blossoms musical "Princess Pat" premieres in NYC
  • Hurricane claims 275 in Mississippi Delta
  • Philadelphia Phillies clinch their 1st pennant

Famous Birthdays

  • Ann Nagel, actress (Don Winslow of the Navy), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Brenda Marshall, Philippines, actress (Sea Hawk, Paris After Dark)
  • Vincent DeDomenico, American entrepreneur (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Luther Orlando Emerson, composer, dies at 95
  • Rudi Stephan, composer, dies at 28