On This Day

What Happened on July 21, 1915

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Woodrow Wilson sends the third Lusitania note, warning Germany that future infringement of American rights will be deemed 'deliberately unfriendly'

28th US President Woodrow Wilson
28th US President
Woodrow Wilson

Famous Birthdays

  • Floyd McDaniel, American blues singer and guitarist (Five Blazes), born in Athens, Alabama (d. 1995)
  • Maurice Laing, English contractor/multi-millionaire
  • Miles Fitzalan-Howard, British army general and peer (Duke of Norfolk), born in London (d. 2002)
1915 Highlights

About July 21, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer