On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1915

Historical Events

  • On the Tigris River in Mesopotamia, the Battle of Ctesiphon between Allied and Turkish forces enters its second day

Famous Birthdays

  • Ellen Drew [Esther Loretta Ray], American actress (Isle of Dead, Christmas in July), born in Kansas City, Missouri (d. 2003)
  • John Dehner [Forkum], American actor (The Right Stuff, Big Hawaii, Bare Essence), born in Staten Island, New York (d. 1992)
  • Julio Cesar Mendez Montenegro, politician
1915 Highlights

About November 23, 1915

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 10 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

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