On This Day

What Happened on August 15, 1898

Famous Birthdays

  • Jan Brzechwa, Polish poet (The Beetle), born in Zhmerynka, Ukraine (d. 1966)
  • Lillian Carter, US President Jimmy Carter's (1977-1981) mom, born in Richland, Georgia (d. 1983)
1898 Highlights

About August 15, 1898

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 123 years and 2 months
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo