On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 1973

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Single

“Let’s Get It On” single released by Marvin Gaye (Billboard R&B Song of the Year 1973, #4 overall)

Singer Marvin Gaye
Marvin Gaye

Famous Birthdays

  • Dean McAmmond, Canadian NHL left wing (Edmonton Oilers), born in Grand Cache, Alberta
  • Greg Vaughan, American actor, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Matt Stevens, safety (Philadelphia Eagles)

Person of interestNeil Patrick Harris

Neil Patrick Harris, actor (Doogie Howser MD, How I Met Your Mother), born in Albuquerque, New Mexico

  • Pia Miranda, Australian actress
  • Tore André Flo, Norwegian footballer
1973 Highlights

About June 15, 1973

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 47 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini