On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Gotthard G√ľnther, German philosopher (d. 1984)
  • Otto Luening, German American conductor, composer and electronic music pioneer (Sonority Canon), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1996)
  • Paul J. Mares, American jazz trumpeter and composer ("Farewell Blues"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1949)
1900 Highlights

About June 15, 1900

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 121 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini