On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1907

Famous Birthdays

  • John Dearden, American cardinal (1969-88) and archbishop of Detroit, born in Valley Falls, Rhode Island (d. 1988)
  • Varian Fry, American journalist and recognized as "Righteous Among the Nations", born in New York (d. 1967)
  • Wolfgang Weyrauch, German writer, born in K√∂nigsberg, East Prussia (d. 1980)
1907 Highlights

About October 15, 1907

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 114 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

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