On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1973

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

California Angel Nolan Ryan 2nd no-hitter beats Detroit Tigers, 6-0

MLB Pitching Legend Nolan Ryan
MLB Pitching Legend
Nolan Ryan
  • Ray Davies announces his retirement from The Kinks then attempts suicide
  • Willie McCovey becomes 15th to hit 400 HRs

Famous Birthdays

  • Brian Austin Green, American actor (David-Beverly Hills 90210), born in Van Nuys, California
  • Chris Taylor, Australian comedian, member of The Chaser
  • John Dolmayan, Lebanese-born drummer (System of a Down)

Famous Deaths

  • Clarence White, American guitarist (Byrds), killed by a drunk driver at 29