January 28, 1915 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 1st US ship lost in WW I, William P Frye (carrying wheat to UK)
  • US Coast Guard created from Life Saving & Revenue Cutter services

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Woodrow Wilson refuses to prohibit immigration of illiterates

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Deaths in History

  • Nikolay Umov, Russian physicist (b. 1846)