On This Day

What Happened on November 19, 1915

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Anita Lizana, Chilean tennis player (US Nat C'ships 1937; first Latin American major winner), born in Santiago, Chile (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • Joe Hill, Labor leader/songwriter, executed for murder
  • Solomon Schechter, Moldavian-American Talmudic scholar and rabbi, dies at about 64