On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1915

War Victim Goes to Bottom of the Pile

Historical Events

  • Neon Tube sign patented by George Claude

UKFirst Air Raid on Britain

World War I: 4 people in Norfolk are killed in the 1st German Zeppelin air raid attack on the United Kingdom

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British wartime recruitment poster from 1915 referencing the air raids that started that year
British wartime recruitment poster from 1915 referencing the air raids that started that year
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Famous Birthdays

  • Alvy West, American orchestra leader (Andy Williams Show), born in Brooklyn, New York
1915 Highlights

About January 19, 1915

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

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Capricorn