What Happened on May 1, 1915

Historical Events

Lusitania Leaves NY

British liner Lusitania leaves NY for Liverpool on its last fateful journey

  • German submarine torpedoes US tanker Gulflight

Famous Birthdays

  • Archie Williams, American athlete (Olympic gold 400m 1936), born in Oakland, California (d. 1993)
Born in 1915

About May 1, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 108 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

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