On This Day

What Happened on May 3, 1915

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

John McCrae writes the poem "In Flanders Fields"

World War I Soldier & Poet John McCrae
World War I Soldier & Poet
John McCrae

Famous Birthdays

  • Evencio Castellanos, Venezuelan pianist, and composer, born in CĂșa, Miranda state, Venezuela (d. 1984)
  • Stu Hart, Canadian professional wrestler and trainer, born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada (d. 2003)
1915 Highlights

About May 3, 1915

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 106 years, 2 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Taurus