On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1899

Historical Events

  • US Open Men's Golf, Baltimore CC: Willie Smith wins by a comfortable 11 strokes from Scotsmen George Low & Val Fitzjohn and Bert Way of England

Famous Birthdays

  • Milton S. Eisenhower, American University President (Pennsylvania State) and brother of Dwight, born in Abilene, Kansas (d. 1985)
1899 Highlights

About September 15, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo