On This Day

What Happened on May 9, 1915

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • German & French fight Battle of Artois

Famous Birthdays

  • Richard Janvrin, British vice admiral

Famous Deaths

  • Anthony Wilding, New Zealand tennis player (Wimbledon 1910-13), dies on the Western Front at 31
  • Fran├žois Faber, Luxembourgian cyclist (Tour de France 1909), dies of gunshot wounds at 28