On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1915

Historical Events

Historic Event

US President Woodrow Wilson sends 2nd Lusitania note to Germany protesting sinking of the Lusitania and refuting German claim British blockade illegal

Historic Event

William Jennings Bryan quits as US Secretary of State

Famous Birthdays

  • Les Paul [Polsfuss], American guitarist, songwriter and inventor (solid-body electric guitar), born in Waukesha, Wisconsin (d. 2009)
1915 Highlights

About June 9, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 5 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

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