June 1915 calendar

June 1915

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened in June 1915.
The US president was Woodrow Wilson (Democrat), the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal), Pope Benedict XV was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened on June 1915: find out below


Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 1915?


  • 03 Jun 1915 Mexican Revolution: Troops of Obregon and Villa clash at León: Obregon loses his right arm in grenade attack but Villa is decisively defeated.
  • 05 Jun 1915 47th Belmont: George Byrne aboard The Finn wins in 2:18.6
  • 08 Jun 1915 William Jennings Bryan quits as Secretary of State.
  • 09 Jun 1915 William Jennings Bryan resigns as Woodrow Wilson's Secretary of State over a disagreement regarding the United States' handling of the sinking of the RMS Lusitania.
  • 10 Jun 1915 British / French troops conquer German colony of Cameroon
  • 12 Jun 1915 29th US Womens Tennis: Molla B Mallory beats Hazel Wightman (46 62 60)
  • 15 Jun 1915 US government mints first $50 gold pieces, for Panama Pacific Expo.
  • 16 Jun 1915 Foundation of the British Women's Institute.
  • 17 Jun 1915 League to Enforce Peace forms in Philadelphia
  • 18 Jun 1915 21st US Golf Open: John Travers shoots a 297 at Baltusrol Golf Club - New Jersey
  • 20 Jun 1915 German offensive in Argonnes
  • 21 Jun 1915 Anti-British revolt in South-Africa ends with arrest of General De Law
  • 22 Jun 1915 BMT, then Brooklyn Rapid Transit, begins subway service
  • 23 Jun 1915 Zeb Turner, country-rock performer (Chew Tobacco Rag)
  • 26 Jun 1915 Germany suppresses its Vorwarts newspaper after it called for peace
  • 27 Jun 1915 Dutch SDAP demonstrates against conscription

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vinyl songs

Music charts

Which were the top hits in June 1915?
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Top #5 songs in the USA

  1. - Chinatown, My Chinatown
  2. - She Used to be the Slowest Girl in Town
  3. - Gems from Maid in America
  4. - Brighten the Corner Where You Are
  5. - The Old Folks at Home (Swanee River)


Which were the most popular Movies released in that month?
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My Best Girl

My Best Girl

Release year: 1915

Directed by: John TerEick

The Dictator

The Dictator

Release year: 1915

Directed by: Oscar Eagle

Starring: John Barrymore, Charlotte Ives, Ruby Hoffman, Ivan F. Simpson

Country: United States of America

The Dawn of a Tomorrow

The Dawn of a Tomorrow

Release year: 1915

Directed by: James Kirkwood

Starring: Mary Pickford, David Powell, Forrest Robinson, Robert Cain