On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1915

Famous Birthdays

  • David Dellinger, American social rights and peace movement leader, born in Wakefield, Massachusetts (d. 2004)
  • Hugh Paddick, English actor (Round the Horne), born in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, England (d. 2000)
  • James Hillier, Canadian-American inventor (co-created the electron microscope), born in Brantford, Canada (d. 2007)
1915 Highlights

About August 22, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo