On This Day

What Happened on August 18, 1915

Historical Events

  • Braves Field opens in Boston to see Braves beat St. Louis Cardinals, 3-1

Famous Birthdays

  • Max Lanier, American baseball pitcher (MLB All Star 1943-44; World Series 1942, 44; St. Louis Cardinals), born in Denton, North Carolina (d. 2007)
1915 Highlights

About August 18, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 3 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo