What Happened on June 15, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Rain out! Astrodome cancels game heavy rains make it difficult for visiting team & umpires to get through flooded streets to the stadium
  • Yankees trade May, Martinez, Pagan, MacGregor & Demsey to Baltimore for Holtzman, Alexander, Grant Jackson, Elrod Henrick & Jim Freeman

Famous Birthdays

  • Gary Lightbody, Northern Irish musician (Snow Patrol)

Famous Deaths

  • Jimmy Dykes, baseball player and manager (b. 1896)