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1915 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1915
MCMXV

Ab urbe condita 2668
Armenian calendar 1364
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԴ
Bahá'í calendar 71 – 72
Buddhist calendar 2459
Coptic calendar 1631 – 1632
Ethiopian calendar 1907 – 1908
Hebrew calendar 5675 5676
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1970 – 1971
 - Shaka Samvat 1837 – 1838
 - Kali Yuga 5016 – 5017
Holocene calendar 11915
Iranian calendar 1293 – 1294
Islamic calendar 1333 – 1334
Japanese calendar Taishō

4


(大正 4年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2575
(皇紀2575年)
Julian calendar 1960
Korean calendar 4248
Thai solar calendar 2458
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Year 1915 (MCMXV) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Thursday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar.

Events[edit | edit source]

January 1: HMS Formidable

Below, the events of World War I have the "WWI" prefix.

January[edit | edit source]

January 28: United States Coast Guard military branch.

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March[edit | edit source]

March 14: (WWI) Royal Navy forced the German light cruiser SMS Dresden to scuttle.

April[edit | edit source]

May 7: (WWI) German U-boat sinks RMS Lusitania.

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Picture of destruction from the 1915 Galveston Hurricane.

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  1. ^ "The Great Escape". Pawn Stars. History. 2011-05-9Wp globe tiny.gif. No. 28, season 4.
  2. ^ "No Jacket Can Hold Him", Life, accessed May 9, 2011.
  3. ^ Heller, Charles E. (September 1984). "Chemical Warfare in World War I: The American Experience, 1917-1918". Leaveanworth Papers, 10. Combat Studies Institute. http://usacac.army.mil/cac2/cgsc/carl/resources/csi/Heller/HELLER.asp. Retrieved 2012-08-24. 

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People of the year 1915 at Familypedia

151 people were born in 1915

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
Virginia Holden Admiral (1915-2000)Donald Admiral (1890-1949)Alice Caroline Groman (1887-1962)
Audrey Agawa (1915-1996)
Marvin Jeremy Ashton (1915-1994)Marvin Owen Ashton (1883-1946)Rachel Grace Jeremy (1882-1963)
Ellen Rosetta Ashworth (1915-2002)Daniel Gunner Ashworth (1876-1949)Sybil H. Decker (1881-1946)
Hugh Auchincloss (1915-1998)Hugh Dudley Auchincloss (1878-1947)Frances Coverdale Newlands (1878-1964)
Vintilă Bagdat (c1815-c1980)Alexandru Bagdat (1880-1931)Elena Suciu (c1885-c1945)
Michelle Bakary (1915-2000)
John Finley Baldwin (1915-1966)John Finley Baldwin (1873-1956)Helen Linekin (1875-1945)
Anastasie Baroncea (c1915-1986)Anastasie Baroncea (c1880-c1950)Irina Filotti (c1892-c1970)
Jean Felicia Bedworth (1915-2003)Bertram James Davenport Pearson (1877-1939)Edith Emily Dixon (1881-1955)
Gladys May Beeby (1915-1980)Charles Gidney Beeby (1890-1967)Rose Ellen Franks (1886-1921)
Alice Bentley (1915-2011)Herbert Roy Bentley (1888-1963)Leonora Snow (1887-1979)
Joseph Robinette Biden (1915-2002)Joseph Harry Biden (1893-1941)Mary Elizabeth Robinette (1894-1943)
Elżbieta Bisping von Gallen (1915-2004)Jan Nepomucen Bisping von Gallen (1880-1947)
Grace Mary Blunt (1915-1996)Frank Thomas Blunt (1874-1945)Mary Ann Ward (c1878-)
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33 children were born to the 69 women born in 1915

271 people died in 1915

 FatherMotherAge at death
Thomas Abernathy (-1915)
Charles Francis Adams (1835-1915)Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886)Abigail Brown Brooks (1808-1889)
Amily Annie Ainslie (c1831-1915)James Ainslie (1808-1860)Mary Steven (1808-1887)
Magdalena Cornelia van den Akker (1854-1915)Adrianus Cornelis van den Akker (1828-1899)Magdalena de Blanken (1825-1869)
Nelson Wilmarth Aldrich (1841-1915)Anan Evans Aldrich (1807-1892)Abby Ann Burgess (1810-1888)
Rufus Chester Allen (1827-1915)Albern Allen (1802-1867)Marcia Allen (1804-1866)
Henry Anthoney (1889-1915)Charles Anthoney (1867-1955)Esther Louisa Long (1871-1946)
James Rogerson Appleby (1847-1915)Samuel Appleby (1818-1871)Martha Rogerson (1820-1871)68
Elizabeth Apps (1840-1915)William Apps (1813-1901)Philadelphia Foots (1813-1874)
Kenneth Wyndham Arbuthnot (1873-1915)William Reierson Arbuthnot (1826-1913)Mary Helen Anstruther (1839-1912)42
Harriet Aris (1846-1915)William Aris (1802-1867)Patience Usher (1805-1873)
Elizabeth Rebecca Ashby (1831-1915)Nathaniel Ashby (1805-1846)Susan Hammond (1808-1851)
Douglas John Atkinson (c1850-1915)
Charles Avery (1845-1915)George Avery (1810-1878)Elizabeth Kingsnorth (1820-)
John Avery (1845-1915)James Avery (c1814-1875)Catherine Heaslip (c1825-1904)70
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16262 people lived in 1915

 FatherMother
Lady Irina Bud de BudfalvaLord János Bud de BudfalvaBaroness Anna Tisza de Borosjenő et Szeged
Tsunekichi Yonogi (1905-2015)Shigeru Yonogi (1876-1940)Miyoko Yonogi (1882-1950)
Ludwik Wiktor Plater-Zyberk h. wł (1853-1938)Henryk Wacław Ksawery Plater-Zyberk (1811-1903)Adelaida von Keller (1817-1905)
Samantha Aaberg (1859-1930)
Geertje Aangeenbrug (1871-1947)Pieter Aangeenbrug (1834-1908)Grietje Breed (1845)
Alfred Alonzo Aaron (1883-1969)Thomas Aaron (1850-1932)Sarah Dobbs (1858-1948)
Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)
Sadie Aaronson (1908-1970)Jack Aaronson (1880-1927)Laura Barenboim (1882-1932)
Petrus Johannes Aarts (1867-1918)Johannis Aarts (1818-1900)Geertruida van Gog (1838-1897)
Ashley Aartsen (1843-1920)Edward Aartsen (1810-1890)Janet Bennewitz (1813-1900)
Amanda Abadie (1898-1957)Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Jeanette Armellino (1860-1934)
Jean-Claude Abadie (1848-1930)Donatien Abadie (1820-1900)Clara Mermoz (1819-1903)
Dominique Abasolo (1882-1947)Rafael Abasolo (1849-1900)Nancy Haugen (1855-1929)
Charles Greeley Abbot (1872-1973)Harris Abbot (1812-1884)Caroline Ann Greeley (1836-1911)
Janet Abbot (1910-1970)
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Events of the year 1915 at Familypedia

217 people were married in 1915.

 Joined with
Daisy Ethel Ackerman (1898-1969)Edward Marshall Crosier (1893-1969)
Albert Victor Adams (1884-1949)Ivy Georgine Dunn (1894-1971)
Albert Edward Anlezark (1881-1956)Annie Lark (1897-1976)
Robert (Robby) Wemyss Muir Arbuthnot (1889-1962)Mary (Molly) Coghill (-1986)
Ruth Lucille Armour (1900-1926)Ralph Waldo Emerson Dunham (1894-1970)
Avril Arsenault (1890-1972)Jordan Steven Roberts (1876-1922)
Helen Violet Asquith (1887-1969)Maurice Bonham Carter (1880-1960)
Rachel Walker Atkin (1896-1987)
Samuel Hector Banfield (1880-1968)Alice Victoria Fernance (1889-1929) + Joyce Marcella Bailey (1906-1986)
Patrick Bennett (1890-1950)Marcia De Mercy (1888-1947)
Hazel Berry (1892-1981)Samuel Alexander Livingstone West (1887-1969)
Bathsheba Ann Blackman (1870-1960)Leonard Herbert Kerr (bef1900-?)
Hubert Stanley Blackmore (1894-1940)Ida Gale (1894-1937)
Alfred Lockington Bleak (1896-1939)Rachel Walker Atkin (1896-1987)
John Thomas Blundred (1896-)Mary Jane Broadaway (1897-1978)
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There were 1 military battles in 1915.

 Event date
Battle of Aubers Ridge9 May 1915
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