On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1915

Historical Events

  • Japan claims economic control of China
  • Sydney, Kern & Smith's musical "Love o' Mike" premieres in NYC

Famous Deaths

  • Fannie Farmer, American culinary pioneer who revolutionised modern cooking through the introduction of precise measurements (Boston Cooking-School Cook Book), dies of complications of a stroke at 57
  • Guillaume Couture, Canadian choir conductor, composer, and teacher, dies at 63
1915 Highlights

About January 15, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 3 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn