On This Day

What Happened on July 18, 1915

Historical Events

  • Boston Braves start move from last place to become world series champs
  • Second Battle of Isonzo begins and ends with over 80,000 casualties

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Wakefield Cox, English architect, born in Park Road, Peterborough (d. 1993)
  • Isaack Stouten, resistance fighter (d. 1945)
  • Jane Frazee [Mary Jane Frehse], American actress, singer, and dancer (Beautiful But Broke, Beulah), born in Duluth, Minnesota (d. 1985)

Famous Deaths

  • George William Louis Marshall-Hall, English composer, dies at 53
1915 Highlights

About July 18, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 2 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer