What Happened on July 15, 1898

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


InventionScientific Discovery

Camillo Golgi discovers the Golgi Apparatus (a delicate network inside cells essential for the transmission and reception of information between cells)

Physician and Nobel Laureate Camillo Golgi
Physician and Nobel Laureate
Camillo Golgi

Famous Birthdays

  • Noel Gay [Reginald Moxon Armitage], British composer (Who's been polishing the Sun), born in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England (d. 1954)
  • Norman Demuth, composer

Famous Deaths

  • Jean Baptiste Salpointe, second Archbishop of Santa Fe (d. 1825)