On This Day

What Happened on April 5, 1915

Historical Events

  • French begin WoĆ«vre-offensive

Boxing Title Fight

Jess Willard KOs Jack Johnson after 26 rounds to win the heavyweight boxing title in front of 25,000 fans at Oriental Park Racetrack in Havana, Cuba

World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Johnson
World Heavyweight Boxing Champion
Jack Johnson
1915 Highlights

About April 5, 1915

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 6 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aries