On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1915

Historical Events

  • Italians launch the first of what will become 11 battles to dislodge the Austrians from the Isonzo River, which keeps the Italians from Trieste
  • Yanks get record 16 walks & 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Dennis Price, English actor (Kind Hearts and Coronets, Separate Tables), born in Twyford, England (d. 1973)
  • Zeb Turner, country-rock performer (Chew Tobacco Rag)
1915 Highlights

About June 23, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer