On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1896

Famous Birthdays

  • CĂ©lestin Freinet, French pedagogue & educational reformer, born in Gars, France (d. 1966)
  • Melville Cooper, English actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood, Father of the Bride), born in Birmingham, England (d. 1979) [1]
1896 Highlights

About October 15, 1896

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 125 years, 7 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Libra