On This Day

What Happened on September 11, 1915

Famous Birthdays

  • Athena Lorde, American actress (Fuzz, Skin Game, Firecreek), born in NYC, New York (d. 1973)
  • Jack Fascinato, American pianist and orchestra leader (Kukla Fran & Ollie), born in Bevier, Missouri (d. 1994)

Famous Deaths

  • William Cornelius Van Horne, American-Canadian railway executive (Canadian Pacific Railway), dies at 72
  • William Sprague IV, American politician and Governor of Rhode Island (1859-63), dies at 84
1915 Highlights

About September 11, 1915

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 105 years, 2 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Virgo