On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1904

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The Russians are driven back by the Japanese in the Battle of Shaho; both sides suffer high casualties: Japanese (16,000) and Russians (60,000)

Famous Birthdays

  • Julian Hodge, British financier and multi-millionaire (Hodge Group), born in Camberwell, London (d. 2004)