March 15, 1916 in History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in History

  • Dutch merchant ship Tubantia torpedoed by German submarine & sinks in North Sea
  • General Pershing and 15,000 troops chase Pancho Villa into Mexico
  • University of Ghent taken under Dutch control

Birthdays in History

  • Fadil Hoxha, Yugoslav politician (d. 2001)
  • Geert Lubberhuizen, publisher (Busy Bee)