On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 2021

Historical Events

  • Devastating floods linked to climate change sweep through towns in western Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands, after record rainfall, killing at least 188 people

Famous Deaths

  • Andy Fordham, English darts player (BDO World Champion 2004), dies from organ failure at 59
  • Dennis Murphy, American sports entrepreneur (co-founder American Basketball Ass'n, World Hockey Ass'n, original World Team Tennis, Roller Hockey International), dies at 94
2021 Highlights

About July 15, 2021

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 4 days
Leap Year: No

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Cancer