On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1916

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boeing Model 1 [B & W Seaplane], the 1st Boeing product, flies for the 1st time

Aviation Pioneer William Boeing
Aviation Pioneer
William Boeing
  • Boys Scouts of America forms

Famous Birthdays

  • Marshall Field IV, publisher/editor (Chic Daily News, Sunday Times)
1916 Highlights

About June 15, 1916

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 104 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Gemini