What Happened on August 15, 1918

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 1st full length cartoon (Sinking of Lusitania)

Famous Birthdays

  • Fay Honey Knopp, activist
  • Florian Zabach, American musician and TV personality (Hot Canary, Club Embassy), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Raymond Gallois-Montbrun, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Heinrich K√∂selitz [Peter Gast], German composer, dies at 64