On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1912

Historical Events

  • US National Championship Women's Tennis, Philadelphia CC: Mary Browne beats Eleonora Sears 6-4, 6-2 for her first of 3 straight US singles titles

Famous Birthdays

  • Alix Combelle, French swing saxophonist, clarinetist, and bandleader (Quintette du Hot Club de France), born in Paris, France (d. 1978)
1912 Highlights

About June 15, 1912

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 109 years and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini