On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1900

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Feld, German actor (Jack Benny Show, At the Circus, Errand Boy, Promises Promises), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1993)
  • Mervyn LeRoy, American movie producer (Devil at 4 O'Clock), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1987)

Famous Deaths

  • Zdenek Fibich, Czech classical composer (Šárka; The Bride of Messina), dies at 49
1900 Highlights

About October 15, 1900

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Libra