On This Day

What Happened on June 26, 1915

Historical Events

  • Germany suppresses "Vorwarts" newspaper after it called for peace

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlotte Zolotow, American author and publisher of children's books (When the Wind Stops), born in Norfolk, Virginia (d. 2013)
  • Paul Castellano, American organized-crime chief, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1985)

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Poet T. S. Eliot (26) weds governess Vivienne Haigh-Wood (27) at Hampstead Register Office in London

Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate T. S. Eliot
Poet, Author and Nobel Laureate
T. S. Eliot

1915 Highlights

About June 26, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Cancer