What Happened on March 14, 1915

Historical Events

  • German cruiser Dresden scuttled off Más a Tierra, Chile, having been pursued by the Royal Navy after the Battle of the Falkland Islands, with her engines worn out and virtually no coal

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Brott, Canadian violinist, conductor, educator, and composer (McGill Chamber Orchestra), born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 2005)
  • Eunice Katunda, Brazilian pianist and composer, born in Rio de Janeiro (d. 1990)
  • Kenneth Rowntree, British artist, born in Scarborough, England (d. 1997)
Born in 1915
1915 Highlights

About March 14, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 108 years and 14 days
Leap Year: No

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