On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1915

Historical Events

  • The British land more troops at Suvla Bay on the northern shore of Gallipoli in an effort to break the stalemate on the peninsula during WWI

Famous Birthdays

  • Jim Ameche [James Amici], American voice actor (Jack Armstrong, the All-American Boy), born in Kenosha, Wisconsin (d. 1983)
1915 Highlights

About August 6, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Leo