What Happened on June 15, 2014

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 114th US Golf Open: Martin Kaymer shoots a 271 at Pinehurst Resort, North Carolina
  • 68th NBA Championship: San Antonio Spurs beat Miami Heat, 4 games to 1
  • Juan Manuel Santos is reelected President of Columbia
  • San Antonio Spurs defeat the Miami Heat in the 2014 NBA Finals

Famous Deaths

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Casey Kasem, creator of American Top 40 and the voice of Shaggy on Scooby-Doo, dies from Lewy body dementia at 82

Disc jockey and actor Casey Kasem
Disc jockey and actor
Casey Kasem
  • Daniel Keyes, American author (Flowers for Algernon), dies from complications from pneumonia at 86