Hellenica World

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X-ray spectrometer, W. H. Bragg

Bacteriophage, D'Herelle, Twort

Wegener, Die Enstehung der Kontinente und Ozeane

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9 March 1915, discovery of 799 Gudula

20 March 1915, discovery of 800 Kressmannia, 801 Helwerthia , 802 Epyaxa and 804 Hispania

21 March 1915, discovery of 803 Picka

17 April 1915, discovery of 805 Hormuthia

18 April 1915, discovery of 806 Gyldenia and 807 Ceraskia

11 August 1915, discovery of 809 Lundia

8 September 1915, discovery of 810 Atossa, 811 Nauheima and 812 Adele

28 November 1915, discovery of 813 Baumeia

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16 March 1915 Birth of Kunihiko Kodaira

24 March 1915 Death of Margaret Lindsay Murray Huggins in London, England

24 June 1915 Birth of Fred Hoyle in Bingley, West Yorkshire, England

23 September 1915 Birth of Clifford Glenwood Shull

30 November 1915 Birth of Henry Taube

21 December 1915, Birth of Frank Bradshaw Wood in Jackson, Tennessee, USA

1915 Death of Paul Ehrlich

1915 Birth of Edward L. Ginzton

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Nobel Prize

Physics awarded jointly to: SIR WILLIAM HENRY BRAGG and SIR WILLIAM LAWRENCE BRAGG for their services in the analysis of crystal structure by means of X-rays.

Chemistry to Richard Martin Willst├Ątter "for his researches on plant pigments, especially chlorophyll"

Chronology

1914 - 1915 - 1916

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