On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1888

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

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German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche decides to write his autobiography "Ecce Homo" on his 44th birthday

Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche

Famous Birthdays

  • S.S. Van Dine [pseudonym for William Huntingdon Wright], American art critic and crime writer (Philo Vance), born in Charlottesville, Virginia (d. 1939)