What Happened on April 15, 1891

Famous Birthdays

  • Väinö Raitio, Finnish composer, born in Sortavala, Grand Duchy of Finland (d. 1945)
  • Wallace Reid, American actor, director and screenwriter referred to as "the screen's most perfect lover" (Every Inch a Man), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1923)
Born in 1891

Famous Deaths

  • Stephen Albert Emery, American pianist, composer, and pedagogue (Elements of Harmony), dies at 49
1891 Highlights

About April 15, 1891

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries