1915

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Millennium:2nd millennium
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Decades:1880s  1890s  1900s  – 1910s –  1920s  1930s  1940s
Years:1912 1913 191419151916 1917 1918
1915 by topic:
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1915 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar1915
MCMXV
Ab urbe condita2668
Armenian calendar1364
ԹՎ ՌՅԿԴ
Assyrian calendar6665
Bahá'í calendar71–72
Bengali calendar1322
Berber calendar2865
British Regnal yearGeo. 5 – 5 Geo. 5
Buddhist calendar2459
Burmese calendar1277
Byzantine calendar7423–7424
Chinese calendar甲寅(Wood Tiger)
4611 or 4551
    — to —
乙卯年 (Wood Rabbit)
4612 or 4552
Coptic calendar1631–1632
Discordian calendar3081
Ethiopian calendar1907–1908
Hebrew calendar5675–5676
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1971–1972
 - Shaka Samvat1837–1838
 - Kali Yuga5016–5017
Holocene calendar11915
Igbo calendar915–916
Iranian calendar1293–1294
Islamic calendar1333–1334
Japanese calendarTaishō 4
(大正4年)
Juche calendar4
Julian calendarGregorian minus 13 days
Korean calendar4248
Minguo calendarROC 4
民國4年
Thai solar calendar2458

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]

January 1: HMS Formidable, sunk by a German U-boat.

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

January[edit]

February[edit]

March[edit]

March 14: WWI: SMS Dresden, forced to scuttle by the Royal Navy.

April[edit]

May 7: WWI: RMS Lusitania, sunk by a German U-boat.

May[edit]

June[edit]

July[edit]

August: Destruction by the 1915 Galveston hurricane.

August[edit]

September[edit]

October[edit]

November[edit]

December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Births[edit]

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May–June[edit]

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Deaths[edit]

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July–December[edit]

Nobel Prizes[edit]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "The Great Escape". Pawn Stars. Season 4. Episode 28. 2011-05-9. History.
  2. ^ "No Jacket Can Hold Him", Life, accessed May 9, 2011.
  3. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  4. ^ Heller, Charles E. (September 1984). "Chemical Warfare in World War I: The American Experience, 1917-1918". Leaveanworth Papers, 10. Combat Studies Institute. Retrieved 2012-08-24. 
  5. ^ “Washington, Oct. 25.” The New York Times, 26 October 1915.
  6. ^ In Die Weißen Blätter.

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