On This Day

June 5, 1915 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Denmark amends its constitution to allow women's suffrage

Birthdays in History

  • Alfred Kazin, American writer and literature critic (The Inmost Leaf), born in Brownsville, NYC, New York (d. 1998)
  • Lancelot Ware, English barrister and co-founder of Mensa, the international society for intellectually gifted people, born in Mitcham, Surrey, England (d. 2000)

Deaths in History

  • Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, French artist and sculptor, killed fighting in WWI at 23
1915 in History