What Happened on June 15, 1878

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • World's first moving pictures caught on camera (used 12 cameras, each taking 1 picture) done to see if all 4 of a horse's hooves leave the ground

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret Abbott, American golfer and 1st woman to win an Olympic event (1900), born in Calcutta, India (d. 1955)