On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1915

Historical Events

  • US government mints 1st $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo

Famous Birthdays

  • Allan Reuss, American jazz, big band, and session guitarist (Benny Goodman; Glenn Miller; Mildred Bailey), born in New York City (d. 1988)
  • Patrick Piggott, British pianist, composer, and musicologist (The Life & Music of John Field; The Innocent Diversion - Music in the Life and Writings of Jane Austen), born in Dover, England (d. 1990)
1915 Highlights

About June 15, 1915

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

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