June 15, 1917 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • In order to calm troubled relations with Ireland, the British grant amnesty to the Prisoners taken during the Easter Rising of 1916

Deaths in History

  • Kristian Birkeland, Norwegian physicist (b. 1867)
  • Lillian Bassman, Russian emigrant to America, photographer and painter (Harper's Bazaar), (d. 2012)