On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Dany Tuijnman, Dutch politician (Minister of Transport and Water Management), born in Middelburg, Netherlands (d. 1992)
  • Gerard McLarnon, British-Irish actor and writer (The Wrestler's Honeymoon), born in Clitheroe, Lancashire (d. 1997)
  • Joan Alexander [Louise Abrass], American actress (The New Adventures of Superman, The Tales of Hoffmann), born in St. Paul, Minnesota (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Nelson W. Aldrich, U.S. Senator from Rhode Island, dies at 73