On This Day

What Happened on August 24, 1915

Famous Birthdays

  • James Tiptree Jr. [Alice Sheldon], American sci-fi author (Byte Beautiful), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1987)
  • Ronald Ibbs, Irish actor (No Hiding Place, The Saint), born in Hendon, Middlesex, England (d. 1990)
  • Wynonie Harris, American rhythm and blues singer, born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1969)
1915 Highlights

About August 24, 1915

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 3 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo