On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1961

Historical Events

  • Expansion Washington Senators are 30-30, latest date an expansion team will be at .500, Washington will lose their next 10 games

Famous Birthdays

  • Dave McAuley, Northern Irish boxer
  • Kai Eckhardt, German musician (Garaj Mahal)
  • Yoshimi Iwasaki, Japanese singer/actress

Famous Deaths

  • Giulio Cabianca, Italian racing driver (b. 1923)
1961 Highlights

About June 15, 1961

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 59 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini