On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1938

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 1st night game at Brooklyn Ebbets Field (Reds 6, Dodgers 0) as Cincinnati Red Johnny Vander Meer hurls unprecedented 2nd consecutive no-hitter

Famous Birthdays

  • Billy Williams, baseball player (Cubs)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst L Kirchner, German painter, dies at 58