What Happened on September 15, 1916

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • First use of tanks in warfare, "Little Willies" at Battle of Flers-Courcelette, part of the Battle of the Somme

Famous Birthdays

  • Margaret Lockwood, actress (Lady Vanishes), born in Karachi, India

Famous Deaths

  • Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82