On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1908

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority: first Greek-letter organization established by African American college for women
  • C Hill & R J Hartigan make 8th wkt partnership 243 for Australia

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestEdward Teller

Edward Teller, Hungarian-American physicist, father of the Hydrogen bomb (Manhattan Project), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 2003)

Physicist Edward Teller
Edward Teller
  • Roberta Bitgood, American organist & composer, born in New London, Connecticut (d. 2007)