On This Day

What Happened on October 23, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 1st national horseshoe throwing championship (Kellerton, Iowa)
  • An estimated 25,000 supporters in a women's suffrage march on New York's Fifth Ave, led by Dr. Anna Shaw and Carrie Chapman Catt, founder of the League of Women Voters

Famous Deaths

Person of interestW. G. Grace

W. G. Grace, Victorian England's greatest cricketer, dies of a heart attack at 67

Cricketer W. G. Grace
W. G. Grace