On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1907

Historical Events

  • 11th Boston Marathon won by Canadian Tom Longboat in race record 2:24:24

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerald Abrahams, English author (Teach Yourself Chess), born in Liverpool, England (d. 1980)
  • Nikolaas Tinbergen, Dutch-British biologist and zoologist (Nobel 1973), born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1988)
1907 Highlights

About April 15, 1907

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Aries