What Happened on January 28, 1915

Historical Events

  • 1st US ship lost in WW I, William P Frye (carrying wheat to UK)
  • The United States Coast Guard is created by merging the US Life Saving Service & the US Revenue Cutter Service

Historic Event

US President Woodrow Wilson refuses to prohibit immigration of illiterates

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolay Umov, Russian physicist and mathematician known for discovering the Umov-Poynting vector and Umov effect, dies at 68
1915 Highlights

About January 28, 1915

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 11 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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