What Happened on May 5, 1915

Historical Events

  • German U-20 captures and sinks Britsih schooner Earl of Lathom

Famous Birthdays

  • Alice Faye [Leppert], American actress and singer (Hello, Frisco, Hello; Fallen Angel; Stowaway), born in NYC, New York (d. 1998)
  • Richard Rovere, American political journalist (Goldwater Caper), born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 1979)
Born in 1915
1915 Highlights

About May 5, 1915

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 107 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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