On This Day

What Happened on June 15, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Baseball jersey belonging to Babe Ruth becomes most expensive sports memorabilia when it sells for $5.64 million at an auction in New York

Baseball Legend Babe Ruth
Baseball Legend
Babe Ruth
  • In a blockbuster NBA trade, the New Orleans Pelicans send forward Anthony Davis to the LA Lakers for Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart & 3 future 1st round draft picks including 2019 #4

Famous Deaths

  • Franco Zeffirelli, Italian film and opera director (Romeo & Juliet), dies at 96