On This Day: August 15th
This is 228th day of the year and 138 days remain in the year.
Proctor & Gamble Company introduced Crisco vegetable shortening.
The Wizard of Oz premiered in Hollywood.
South Korea became the Republic of Korea.
Astronomers announced the discovery of the first solar system outside our own.
August 15 BirthdaysNapoleon I1769–1821, emperor of the French, born in Ajaccio, Corsica, known as “the Little Corporal.”
T. E. Lawrenceadventurer