On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1899

Famous Birthdays

  • Gale Sondergaard, American actress (The Letter, Road to Rio), born in Litchfield, Minnesota (d. 1985)
  • Georges Auric, French composer (one of Les Six), born in Lodève, Hérault, France (d. 1983)
  • Lillian Disney, wife of animator Walt Disney, born in Spalding, Idaho (d. 1997)
1899 Highlights

About February 15, 1899

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aquarius