On This Day

What Happened on January 13, 1915

Historical Events

  • Earthquake in Avezzano, Italy kills 29,800
  • Winston Churchill, First Lord of the Admiralty, presents plan for assault on Dardanelles

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Frederick Weston Goodman, property developer

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Slessor, Scottish missionary (b. 1848)
1915 Highlights

About January 13, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 5 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn