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Ty CobbJul 15, 1909

Honus WagnerJun 9, 1914

Babe RuthJul 5, 1919

Walter JohnsonJul 1, 1920

Lou GehrigSep 27, 1923

Eddie ShoreDec 12, 1933

Duke EllingtonMay 12, 1934

Joe DiMaggioMay 3, 1936

Ella FitzgeraldJun 25, 1938

Leo DurocherAug 7, 1938

BradmanJan 10, 1939

Ted WilliamsApr 23, 1939

Stan MusialJul 25, 1949

Gil HodgesAug 31, 1950

Mickey MantleJul 26, 1952

Ernie BanksSep 20, 1953

Hank AaronApr 23, 1954

Willie MaysSep 18, 1955

Bill SharmanApr 9, 1959

Roger MarisApr 26, 1961

Pete RoseMar 10, 1963

Hank GreenbergMay 18, 1968

Bill CosbyMay 16, 1970

Johnny BenchJul 26, 1970

Roberto ClementeSep 30, 1972

Frank SinatraMay 11, 1974

Mike SchmidtJun 10, 1974

John DenverJun 7, 1975

Barry ManilowJan 17, 1976

Johnny CashMay 29, 1976

Jerry Lee LewisSep 29, 1976

Eddie MurrayApr 18, 1977

Reggie JacksonOct 18, 1977

George BrettOct 6, 1978

Neil DiamondDec 2, 1978

Carl YastrzemskiJun 16, 1979

Billy JoelJun 13, 1980

Bette DavisMay 16, 1981

Weird Al YankovicMay 28, 1983

Dave RighettiJul 4, 1983

Cal Ripken JrMay 6, 1984

David Lee RothJun 1, 1985

Mark McGwireAug 25, 1986

Andre DawsonApr 29, 1987

Whitney HoustonSep 29, 1987

Rod StewartJul 5, 1989

Deion SandersJul 17, 1990

Joe CarterOct 23, 1993

Gloria EstefanSep 24, 1995

Darryl StrawberryJul 28, 1996

Barry BondsOct 4, 2001

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Hits - Historical Events
Date Event
1163-12-21

Hurricane hits villages in Holland/Friesland, causing floods

1593-12-24

Storm hits Texel: 40 ships hit, 500 killed

1666-08-04

Hurricane hits Guadeloupe, Martinique & St Christopher; thousands die

1675-11-04

Storm hits Western Europe: flood in Amsterdam

1694-09-27

Hurricane hits Carlisle Bay Barbados; 27 British ships sink & 3,000 die

1703-11-26

Great storm of 1703 hits Southern England (NS 7 Dec) - thousands killed, Royal Navy losses 13 ships and around 1,500 seamen

1776-09-06

Hurricane hits Martinique; 100 French & Dutch ships sinks; 600 die

1776-09-06

Hurricane hits Guadeloupe, killing more than 6,000.

1807-06-26

Lightning hits gunpowder warehouse in Luxembourg; 230 die

1811-12-16

Earthquake hits New Madrid, Missouri, causing widespread damage

1812-08-01

Rare tornado hits Westchester County NY

1825-06-04

Unseasonable hurricane hits NYC

1831-08-10

Hurricane hits Barbados; about 1,500 die

1840-06-12

Meteorite hits Uden, Netherlands

1850-03-31

US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population: 3,638,808 (15.7%))

1856-02-20

John Rutledge, Liverpool-NY steamer, hits iceberg; many die

1857-03-21

Earthquake hits Tokyo; about 107,000 die

1858-09-10

John Holden hits 1st recorded HR (Bkln vs NY)

1860-07-09

Temperature hits 115°F in Ft Scott & 112°F in Topeka Kansas

1862-07-27

Hurricane hits Canton; about 40,000 die

1875-02-24

The SS Gothenburg hits the Great Barrier Reef and sinks off the Australian east coast, killing approximately 100, including a number of high profile civil servants and dignitaries.

1876-06-27

1st NLer to get 6 hits in 9 inn game (Dave Force, Phila Athletics)

1876-07-15

Baseball's 1st no-hitter, St Louis' George W Bradley no-hits Hartford

1878-09-30

Great Flood hits New Zealand's South Island

1881-08-27

Hurricane hits Florida & Carolinas; about 700 die

1882-06-05

Storm & floods hits Bombay; about 100,000 die

1883-09-06

Cub's Burns (extra bases), Williamson & Pfeiffer get 3 hits in 1 inn

1885-08-29

Phillies Charlie Ferguson no-hits Providence 1-0

1891-08-18

Hurricane hits Martinique, about 700 die

1893-10-27

Hurricane hits coast between Savannah Ga & Charleston SC

1894-04-24

Phillies Lave Cross hits for cycle vs Bkln Dodgers

1894-08-17

Phils get 36 hits, Sam Thompson hits for cycle beating Louisville 29-4

1895-03-06

J T Brown hits the fastest 50 in Test Crickets (28 mins) Eng v Aust

1896-06-16

Temperature hits 127°F at Fort Mojave, Calif

1897-07-18

Cap Anson is 1st to get 3,000 hits

1898-01-14

Joe Darling hits the 1st six in Tests (out of the ground)

1898-04-21

Phillies' pitcher Bill Duggleby hits a grand slam on 1st at bat

1898-04-22

Baltimore James Hughes no-hits Boston Braves 8-0

1898-04-22

Cincinnati Red Theodore Breitenstein no-hits Pirates 11-0

1898-07-08

Phillies' Red Donahue no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0

1899-07-31

Albert Trott hits Monty Noble over the Pavilion at Lord's

1899-09-10

2nd quake in 7 days (8.6) hits Yakutat Bay Alaska

1900-07-25

Gilbert Jessop hits his 2nd 100 before lunch in same cricket match

1901-04-25

Erve Beck hits American League's 1st home run

1901-05-09

Cleve's Earl Moore no-hits Chicago White Sox 9 inn but loses in 10th 4-2

1901-06-09

NY Giants get record 31 hits to beat Cin Reds 25-13

1901-07-15

NY Giant Christy Mathewson no-hits St Louis, 5-0

1901-08-14

SS Islander hits iceberg near Alaska & sinks killing 70

1902-04-25

Erwin Harvey becomes 1st Cleveland ballplayer (Cleveland Bronchos) to have six hits in one game

1902-06-15

Minor League's most lopsided baseball game: Corsicana 51; Texarkana 3 Justin Clark of Corsicana, Tx minors hits 8 home runs in 1 game

1902-09-20

Chicago White Sox Jim Callahan no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0

1903-09-14

NY Giant Red Ames no-hits St Louis, 5-0 in a 5 inning game

1903-09-18

Phillies' Chick Fraser no-hits Chicago Cubs, 10-0

1904-04-13

A squadron of the Russian fleet is decoyed out of Port Arthur by Japanese maneuvers, when they realize they are sailing into a trap; their battleship Petropavlovsk hits a mine and sinks, with a loss of 700 men

1904-06-11

Cubs' Bob Wicker no-hits NY Giants, wins in 12th on 1 hitter, 1-0

1904-08-17

Boston's Jesse Tannehell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 6-0

1905-07-22

Phila Athletic's Weldon Henley no-hits St Louis Browns, 6-0

1905-08-15

Phila A's Rube Waddell no-hits St Louis Browns, 2-0 in 5 innings

1905-09-06

Chicago White Sox Frank Smith no-hits Detroit Tigers, 15-0

1905-09-27

Boston's Bill Dinneen no-hits Chicago White Sox, 2-0

1906-05-01

Phillies' John Lush no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 6-0

1906-05-08

Phila A's pitcher Chief Benders plays outfield & hits 2 HRs

1906-07-20

Bkln Dodger Mal Eason no-hits St Louis Cards, 2-0

1906-08-01

Brooklyn Dodger Harry McIntire no-hits Pitts for 10 2/3 loses in 13th

1906-08-03

Wash Natl's pitcher Tom Hughes hits HR to win his own game 1-0 in 10th

1906-08-24

Cincinnati Red John Weimer no-hits Dodgers, 1-0 in 7 inning game

1906-09-24

St Louis Card Stony McGlynn no-hits Dodgers, 1-1 in 7 inning game

1906-09-26

Pitts Lefty Leifield no-hits Phillies, 8-0 in 6 inning game

1907-05-08

Boston's Big Jeff Pfeffer no-hits Cin Reds, 6-0

1907-05-26

Chicago White Sox Ed Walsh no-hits NY Highlanders, 8-1 in 5 inning game

1907-08-23

Pitts Howie Camnitz no-hits NY Giants, 1-0 in 5 inning game

1907-09-20

Pitts Nick Maddox no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 2-1

1907-10-05

Phila A's Rube Vickers no-hits Wash Senators, 4-0 in 5 inning game

1908-07-04

NY Giant George "Hooks" Witse no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 1-0 in 10 inn

1908-09-05

Dodger Nap Rucker no-hits Boston Braves, 6-0

1908-09-18

Cleve Indian Bob "Dusty" Rhoades no-hits Boston, 2-1

1908-10-24

Billy Murray hits the charts with "Take Me Outto the Ball Game"

1909-05-10

Winchester's Fred Toney no-hits Lexington for 17 inning

1909-06-12

"Shine On, Harvest Moon" by Ada Jones & Billy Murray hits #1

1909-07-15

Ty Cobb hits 2 inside-the-park HRs

1910-05-12

Phil A's Chief Bender no-hits Cleveland Indians, 4-0

1910-07-31

Chic Cub King Cole no-hits St Louis, 4-0 in a 7 inning game

1910-08-13

Dodgers & Pirates play to 8-8 tie, both have 38 at bats, 13 hits, 12 assists, 2 errors, 5 strikeouts, 3 walks, 1 pass ball & 1 hit by pitch

1910-10-09

Nap Lajorie challenges Ty Cobb batting avg with 8 hits, 6 were bunts as Brown's 3rd baseman Red Corriden played deep, Cobb still won

1911-05-20

Edwin Boaler Alletson hits 189 in 90 mins Notts v Sussex

1911-06-03

"Come Josephine in My Flying Machine" hits #1

1911-07-03

Ty Cobb hits in his 40th straight game. Does not get a hit next day

1911-07-20

Boston Red Sox Smokey Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0

1911-07-29

Boston Red Sox Joe Wood no-hits St Louis Browns, 5-0

1911-08-27

Chicago White Sox Ed Walsh no-hits Boston, 5-0

1912-04-14

RMS Titanic hits an iceberg at 11.40pm off Newfoundland

1912-07-04

Detroit Tiger George Mullen no-hits St Louis Browns, 7-0

1912-07-18

Chicago Cubs get 21 hits but lose to Philadelphia Phillies in 11 innings

1912-08-20

Wash Senator Carl Cushion no-hits Cleve Indians, 2-0 in 6 innings

1912-08-30

St Louis Brown Earl Hamilton no-hits Detroit Tigers, 5-1

1912-09-06

NY Giant Jeff Tesreau no-hits Phila, 3-0

1912-09-17

Center fielder Casey Stengel breaks in with Brooklyn & hits 4 singles

1912-10-06

Pirates Owen "Chief" Wilson hits record 36th triple of season

1913-07-10

Death Valley, California hits 134 °F (~56.7 °C), which is the highest temperature recorded in the United States.

1914-05-14

Chic Jim Scott no-hits Cleve, gives up 2 hits in 10th & loses 1-0

1914-05-31

Chicago White Sox Joe Benz no-hits Cleve Indians, 6-1

1914-06-09

Honus Wagner is 2nd to get 3,000 hits

1914-09-09

Boston Brave George Davis no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 7-0

1914-09-19

Brooklyn's Ed Lafitte no-hits KC (Federal League), 6-2

1915-04-15

NY Giant Rube Marquard no-hits Bkln, 2-0

1915-04-24

Pitts' Frank Allen no-hits St Louis (Federal League), 2-0

1915-05-25

Chicago Claude Hendrix no-hits Pitts (Federal League), 10-0

1915-07-29

Pirate Honus Wagner at 41, hits a grand slam HR

1915-08-16

KC's Alex Main no-hits Buffalo (Federal League), 5-0

1915-08-31

Chicago White Sox Jimmy Lavender no-hits NY Giants, 2-0

1915-09-07

St Louis Dave Davenport no-hits Chicago (Federal League), 3-0

1916-06-21

Boston Rube Forster no-hits NY Yankees, 2-0

1916-08-26

Phila A's Bullet Joe Bush no-hits Cleve, 5-0

1916-08-30

Boston's Dutch Leonard no-hits St Louis Browns, 4-0

1916-09-24

Indians' Marty Kavanaugh, hits AL's 1st pinch-hit grand slam

1917-04-14

Chicago White Sox Ed Cicotte no-hits St Louis Browns, 11-0

1917-04-24

Yankee lefty George Mogridge no-hits Red Sox 2-1 at Fenway

1917-05-02

Cin Fred Tooney & Chic's Hippo Vaughn pitch duel no-hitter, Vaughn gives up 2 hits & a run in 10th, so Cin wins 1-0

1917-05-05

St Louis Brown Ernie Koob no-hits Chicago White Sox, 1-0

1917-05-06

St Louis Brown Bob Groom no-hits Chicago White Sox, 3-0

1919-05-11

Cincinnati Reds Hod Eller no-hits St Louis Cards, 6-0

1919-07-05

Red Sox Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs in a game for his 1st of 72 times

1919-07-17

Yanks 21 hits, Browns 17 hits Browns win 7-6 in 17, on squeeze play

1919-08-14

Yankee Muddy Ruel hits into a triple-play

1919-08-20

Wichita outfielder Joe Wilhoit (Western League) fails to get a hit, ending a 69-game streak (155 hits in 299 at bats for a .505 avg)

1919-09-08

Babe Ruth hits his 26th HR off Jack Quinn in NY, breaking Buck Freeman's 1899 HR mark of 25

1919-09-10

Indian's Ray Caldwell no-hits Yankees 3-0

1920-07-01

Wash Senator Walter Johnson no-hits Boston Red Sox, 1-0

1920-07-10

Tris Speaker is stopped at 11 consecutive hits by Tom Zachary

1920-09-17

Cards set a record of 12 consecutive hits in 4th (10) & 5th (2) innings

1920-10-06

1st brothers oppose each other in World Series, Cleve's Wheeler Johnston pinch-hits as brother Jimmy plays 3rd base for Bkln

1920-10-10

Indian's Elmer Smith hits baseball's 1st World Series grand slam

1921-01-29

Hurricane hits Washington & Oregon

1921-06-13

Yanks' pitcher Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs beating Tigers 11-8

1921-08-19

Ty Cobb, is 4th to get 3,000 hits

1921-08-25

Yankee pitcher Harry Harper hits 3 batters in an inning tying record

1921-09-26

Yankee Ruth hits HRs 57 & 58 to beat Indians 8-7

1921-10-02

NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits then record 59th HR

1921-10-06

Fewest hits in World Series Game, 5, Yanks (3) beat Giants (2), 3-0

1922-02-11

"April Showers" by Al Jolson hits #1

1922-05-07

NY Giant Jesse Barnes no-hits Phillies, 2-0

1922-06-12

St Louis gets record 10 hits in a row & beats Phillies 14-8

1922-07-17

Ty Cobb gets 5 hits in a game for record 4th time in a year

1922-08-08

Pirates set record of 46 hits in a doubleheader (against Phillies)

1922-09-09

St Louis Brown "Baby Doll" Jacobson hits 3 triples beating Tigers 16-0

1922-10-30

Anxious to compete with the Yankees, the NY Giants pay $65,000 & 3 players for Jack Bentley (hits .349 & is 13-1 as pitcher in 1922)

1923-07-17

Carl Mays gave up 13 runs & 20 hits in 13-0 lose to Indians

1923-09-04

NY Yankee Sad Sam Jones no-hits Phila A's, 2-0

1923-09-07

Boston Red Sox Howard Ehmke no-hits Phila A's, 4-0

1923-09-11

Bernie Neis, hits the 1,000th Dodger home run

1923-09-27

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits 1st of his 493 HRs

1923-10-11

Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs in a World Series game

1924-07-17

St Louis Card Jesse Haines no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0

1924-11-01

Forest Peters of Montana State U hits 17 of 22 attempted field goals

1925-05-01

A's Jimmie Foxx, 17, 1st game; he pinch-hits a single

1925-05-06

Ty Cobb hits his 5th HR in 2 games tying Cap Ansons record of 1884

1925-05-26

Tigers' Ty Cobb is 1st to collect 1,000 extra-base hits (ends 1,139)

1925-06-03

Eddie Collins, is 6th to get 3,000 hits

1925-07-01

NY Giant Hack Wilson hits 2 HRs in 3rd inning beating Phillies, 16-7

1925-07-17

Tris Speaker, is 5th to get 3,000 hits

1925-07-23

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits his 1st of 23 career grand slammers

1925-09-13

Bkln Dodger Dazzy Vance no-hits Phillies, 10-1

1925-09-22

Yank Ben Paschal hits 2 inside-the-park-homers

1925-10-04

Harry Heilmann's 6 hits edges Ty Cobb .393 to .389 as batting champ

1925-10-18

Salt Lake City (PCL) Tony Lazzeri hits his 60th HR of the season

1926-05-21

White Sox Earl Sheely hits a record 6th consecutive double

1926-05-22

"Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue" by Gene Austin hits #1

1926-06-10

Phillies Russ Wrightstone hits for the cycle

1926-08-11

Cleve Indian Tris Speaker hits his 700th double

1926-08-21

White Sox Ted Lyons no hits Red Sox 6-0 in just 67 minutes at Fenway

1926-09-17

Hurricane hits Miami & Palm Beach Florida; about 450 die

1926-09-18

Hurricane hits Miami, kills 250

1926-10-06

Babe Ruth hits 3 HRs in a World Series game, Yanks beat Cards 10-5

1927-04-15

Babe Ruth hits 1st of 60 HRs of season (off A's Howard Ehmke)

1927-05-14

"Ain't She Sweet?" hits #1 on the singles chart by Ben Bernie

1927-06-08

Tony Lazzeri hits 3 HRs Yanks beat White Sox 12-11

1927-06-11

Babe Ruth hits 19th & 20th of 60 HRs

1927-06-23

Lou Gehrig hits 3 HRs in 11-4 victory over Red Sox

1927-07-02

Earthquake hits Palestine

1927-07-12

Babe Ruth hits 30th of 60 HRs

1927-07-27

Mel Ott, 18, hits his 1st league home run (inside the park)

1927-08-05

Phillies Cy Williams hits for cycle in just 4 at bats

1927-08-22

Babe Ruth hits 40th of 60 homers

1927-09-11

Babe Ruth hits 50th of 60 homers

1927-09-13

Yanks clinch pennant, Ruth hits 2 HRs (52 en route to 60)

1927-09-22

Yanks Earle Coombs hits 3 triples

1927-09-30

Babe Ruth hits record setting 60th HR (off Tom Zachary)

1927-11-17

Tornado hits Washington DC

1928-06-12

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits 2 triples & 2 HRs to be White Sox 15-7

1928-06-25

NY Giant Fred Lindstrom ties record of 9 hits in a doubleheader

1928-08-01

Babe Ruth hits HR # 42 & is 4 weeks ahead of his 1927 pace

1928-09-16

Hurricane hits West Palm Beach-Lake Okeechobee Florida; 3,000 die

1928-09-17

Hurricane hits Lake Okeechobee Florida drowning 1,800-2500

1928-09-17

Pitcher Ray Boggs hits 3 batters in 1 inning

1928-10-09

NY Yankees sweep Cards in 25th World Series, Ruth hits 3 HR in game

1929-05-04

Lou Gehrig hits 3 consecutive HRs, Yankees 11, Tigers 9

1929-05-08

NY Giant Carl Hubbell no-hits Pittsburgh Pirates, 11-0

1930-02-08

"Happy Days Are Here Again" by Benny Mereoff hits #1

1930-05-21

NY Yankee Babe Ruth hits 3 consecutive homers

1930-05-22

Ruth hits 3 consecutive HR (8th-10th of 60 in 1930)

1930-06-21

Ruth hits 3 HRs as Yanks blow 6-0 lead in 7th & lose 15-7

1930-06-22

Lou Gehrig hits 3 HRs in a game, Ruth hits 3 in doubleheader

1930-08-03

2nd time in 1930, Chuck Klein of Phillies hits in 26 straight games

1930-08-26

Hack Wilson hits his 44th HR, breaks Chuck Klein's NL record

1930-09-12

Brooklyn catcher Al Lopez hits major league's last recorded bounce HR

1930-09-18

NY Yankee pitcher Red Ruffing hits 2 HRs to beat St Louis Browns, 7-6

1931-04-26

Lou Gehrig hits a HR but is called out for passing a runner, mistake costs him AL home run crown; he & Babe Ruth tie for season

1931-04-29

Cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0

1931-06-06

"There Ought To Be A Moonlight Saving Time" by Guy Lombardo hits #1

1931-07-01

Phillies Chuck Klein hits for cycle vs Chicago Cubs

1931-08-08

Wash Senator Bob Burke no-hits Boston Red Sox, 5-0

1931-08-21

Babe Ruth hits his 600th HR, off George Blaeholder of Browns

1931-09-01

Gehrig hits his 3rd grand slam in 4 days & his 6th HR in consec games

1931-10-10

A J Bennett hits H Garbarino for 1st scoring pass in Canada's Big 4

1932-06-20

A's Roger Cramer gets 6 consecutive hits in a game (repeats in 1935)

1932-07-09

Yanks' Ben Chapman hits 2 inside-the-park HRs, tying record

1932-07-10

Jack Burnett gets 9 hits, Eddie Rommel relieves in 2nd 18-17 victory in 18 as his A's beats Indians in longest relief job

1932-09-03

Jimmie Foxx of A's hits 50th & 51st HRs to become 3rd to hit 50

1932-09-10

Dodgers Johnny Frederick hits record 6th pinch-hit HR of the season

1932-09-12

Bkln Dodger Johnny Frederick hits his record 6th pinch hit HR

1932-09-25

Jimmie Foxx hits his 58th HR in last game of season

1932-10-01

World Series moves to Chicago, In 5th inning, Babe Ruth waits until he has 2 strikes, points & hits next pitch into center field bleachers

1933-05-16

Cecil Travis becomes 1st player to get 5 hits in his 1st game

1933-05-26

Phillies Chuck Klein hits for cycle vs St Louis Cards

1933-07-06

1st All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-2 at Comiskey Park, Chicago, Babe Ruth hits first All Star home run

1933-08-14

Jimmie Foxx hits for cycle & sets AL record with 9 RBIs

1933-12-12

Eddie Shore hits Toronto Maple Leaf star Ace Bailey from behind, fracturing his skull and ending his career

1934-03-21

Babe Didrikson pitches an inning in an A's-Dodgers exhibition game Walks 1, hits the next guy, 3rd guy hits into triple-play

1934-05-12

"Cocktails For Two" by Duke Ellington hits #1

1934-05-18

Jimmie Foxx hits 1st HR in Comiskey Park center field bleachers

1934-06-06

Yankee Myrl Hoag hits 6 singles in one game

1934-06-25

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits for the cycle beating White Sox 11-2

1934-07-13

Babe Ruth hits HR #700 (against Detroit)

1934-07-14

Ruth hits 700th career home run

1934-08-22

Red Sox pitcher Wes Ferrell hits 2 HRs to beat White Sox 3-2 in 12

1934-09-21

St Louis Card Paul Dean no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 3-0

1935-05-25

Babe Ruth hits his last 3 home runs, Boston Braves vs Pirates

1935-08-31

Chicago White Sox Vern Kennedy no-hits Cleve Indians, 5-0

1935-08-31

White Sox Vern Kennedy no-hits Indians 5-0

1936-05-03

NY Yankee Joe DiMaggio makes his major-league debut, gets 3 hits

1936-07-22

Phillies John Moore hits 3 consecutive HRs

1936-08-25

3 Braves hit twice in an inning getting 2 hits each

1936-09-11

A's pitcher Horace Lisenbee gives up 26 hits in a game

1936-09-14

Paul Waner ties Rogers Hornsby's NL record of 200 hits for 7 times

1937-06-01

Chicago White Sox Bill Dietrich no-hits St Louis Browns, 8-0

1937-06-13

Joe DiMaggio hits 3 consecutive HRs against St Louis Browns

1937-07-05

Chicago Cub Frank Demaree gets 6 hits in 1st game & 2 in 2nd game

1937-08-27

Brooklyn Dodger Fred Frankhouse no-hits Cin, 5-0 in 7 2/3 inn game

1938-06-11

Cin Red Johnny Vander Meer no-hits Boston Braves, 3-0

1938-06-25

"A Tisket A Tasket" by Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb hits #1

1938-06-26

Cin Red Lonny Frey hits 8 doubles in a doubleheader

1938-08-07

Leo Durocher, hits 2,000th Dodger home run

1938-08-20

Lou Gehrig hits record 23rd & last grand slam

1938-08-27

Yanks Monte Pearson no-hits Indians 13-0, DiMaggio hits 3 triples

1938-12-31

Dutch national debt hits ƒ3,986,629,805.70

1939-01-10

Bradman hits 186 SA v Qld before Christ catches him at short-leg

1939-01-25

Earthquake hits Chillan Chile, 10,000 killed

1939-04-23

Boston Red Sox Ted Williams hits his 1st HR

1939-06-03

Beer Barrel Polka hits #1 on the pop singles chart by Will Glahe

1939-07-04

Red Sox Jim Tabor hits 2 grand slams in 1 game

1939-07-26

Yankee catcher Bill Dickey hits 3 consecutive HRs

1939-09-23

Cookie Lavagetto goes 6 for 6-Dodgers get 27 hits & beat Phillies 22-4

1939-11-18

Neth KNSM passenger ship Simon Bolivar hits German mine, 86 die

1939-12-31

Dutch national debt hits ƒ4,218,553,180.99

1940-02-10

"In The Mood" by Glenn Miller hits #1

1940-04-30

Bkln Dodger Tex Carleton no-hits Cin Reds, 3-0

1940-07-28

Yankee Charlie Keller hits 3 HRs to beat White Sox 10-9

1940-08-05

St Louis Brown John Whitehead no-hits Detroit Tigers, 4-0 in 6 innings

1940-08-24

Red Sox left fielder Ted Williams pitches the last 2 innings in a 12-1 loss to Detroit Tigers, Williams allows 3 hits & 1 run

1940-09-14

German bomb hits shelter in Chelsea; hundreds die

1940-09-24

Jimmy Foxx hits his 500th career HR

1941-03-16

Blizzard hits North Dakota & Minnesota killing 60

1941-06-01

NY Giant Mel Ott hits his 400th HR & his 1,500th RBI

1941-07-02

Earthquake hits Palestine

1941-08-30

St Louis Card Lon Warneke no-hits Cin Reds, 2-0

1942-05-19

Braves Paul Waner is 3rd NLer to get 3,000 hits (Anson & Wagner)

1942-06-19

Paul Waner is 7th to get 3,000 baseball hits

1943-06-17

Player-manager Joe Cronin of Red Sox hits two 3-run pinch home runs

1944-04-27

Boston Brave Jim Tobin no-hits Bkln Dodgers, 2-0

1944-05-15

Cincinnati Red Clyde Shoun no-hits Boston Braves, 1-0

1944-06-20

Heavy storm hits the Channel

1944-07-23

Chicago Cubs Bill Nicholson hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader

1944-07-26

The first German V-2 rocket hits Great Britain (nicknamed "gasometer").

1944-09-09

Very strong hurricane hits Netherland

1944-09-14

Hurricane hits New England: 389 die

1944-11-25

World War II: A German V-2 rocket hits a Woolworth's store in Deptford, United Kingdom, killing 160 shoppers.

1945-02-10

"Rum & Coca Cola" by Andrews Sisters hits #1

1945-03-03

RAF bombing error hits The Hague killing 511

1945-09-07

Joe Kuhel hits inside-the-park HR, only HR hit by a Senator all season at Washington's Griffith Stadium

1945-09-09

Jimmie Foxx hits his 534th & final HR

1945-09-09

Phila A's Dick Fowler no-hits St Louis Brown, 1-0

1945-10-15

Baseball Attendance hits record 10.28 million (Tigers 1.28 is highest)

1946-04-14

Manager Mel Ott of Giants hits 511th & final HR

1946-04-23

Bkln Dodger Ed Head no-hits Boston Braves, 5-0

1946-05-04

Wash's Cecil Travis gets 6 straight hits before being stopped

1946-05-10

Red Sox win 15th straight beat Yanks 5-4, DiMaggio hits Grand Slam

1946-07-12

Vance Dinges hits only Phillie pinch hit inside-the-park HR

1946-07-14

Cleve Lou Boudreau hits 4 doubles & HR but Red Sox win 11-10 on Ted Williams 3 HR with 8 RBIs

1946-07-27

Boston Red Sox Rudy York hits 2 grand slams in 1 game, gets 10 RBIs

1946-08-04

An earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. 100 are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.

1947-06-18

Cincinnati Red Ewell Blackwell no-hits Boston Braves, 6-0

1947-06-28

"Temptation" (Tim-Tayshun) by Red Ingle with Jo Stafford hits #1

1947-07-10

Cleveland Indian Don Black no-hits Phila A's, 3-0

1947-09-03

Phila A's Bill McCahan no-hits Wash Senators, 3-0

1947-09-12

Pirate Ralph Kiner hits his record 8th HR in 4 games

1948-05-21

NY Yank Joe DiMaggio hits for cycle (single, double, triple, HR)

1948-05-23

Joe DiMaggio hits 3 consecutive HRs

1948-06-30

Cleve Indian Bob Lemon no-hits Detroit Tigers, 2-0

1948-07-18

Pat Seerey of Chicago White Sox hits 4 HRs in a game

1948-07-18

White Sox Fat Pat Seerey, hits 4 HRs in 11 inning game

1948-08-12

Cleveland Indians get 29 hits in a 9 inning game

1948-08-17

Tom Henrich hits his then record tying 4th grand slam of season

1948-09-09

Bkln Dodger Rex Barney no-hits NY Giants, 2-0

1948-12-04

SS Kiangya hits mine in Whangpoo River China, sinks killing 2,750 die

1949-05-02

Don Newcombe, 1st start, shuts out Cincinnati on 5 hits to win 3-0

1949-07-24

Inidian pitcher Bob Lemon hits 2 HRs to beat Senators, 7-5

1949-07-25

St Louis Cardinal Stan Musial hits for the cycle beating Bkln 14-1

1949-08-05

6.75 Earthquake hits Quito; about 6,000 die

1949-09-30

Pirates Ralph Kiner hits his 54th HR & NL record 16th in September

1950-06-23

Indians' Luke Easter hits longest ball in Cleveland Stadium history, 477 feet, into upper deck, Section 4

1950-06-24

NY Giant Wes Westrum hits 3 HRs & a triple

1950-07-26

Dodgers' Jim Russell is 1st to switch-hits HRs twice in a game

1950-07-29

Pee Wee Reese, hits the 3,000th Dodger home run

1950-08-11

Boston Brave Vern Bickford no-hits Bkln Dodger, 7-0

1950-08-31

Dodger Gil Hodges hits 4 HRs & a single in a game vs Braves

1950-09-15

For a record 6th time, NY Yankee Johnny Mize hits 3 HRs in one game

1951-05-06

Pitts Pirate Cliff Chambers no-hits Boston Brave, 3-0

1951-06-04

Pirate's' Gus Bell hits for cycle helps beat Phillies 12-4

1951-06-20

Cleve Indian Bobby Avila hits 3 HRs, double & single vs Red Sox

1951-07-12

NY Yankees Allie Reynolds no-hits Cleve Indians, 8-0

1951-10-22

Earthquake hits Formosa, 100 killed

1952-02-02

B. B. King's "3 O'Clock Blues" hits #1 on the US Billboard's R&B hit parade to become his first national hit

1952-04-23

NY Giant Hoyt Wilhelm wins his 1st relief game & hits his only HR

1952-05-05

Ron Necciai of Pitts Pirate's Bristol Twins Class D farm team, strikes out 27, as he no-hits Welch Minors, 4 Minors do reach base

1952-05-15

Detroit Tiger Virgil Trucks no-hits Wash Senators, 1-0

1952-06-19

Bkln Dodger Carl Erskine no-hits Chicago Cubs, 5-0

1952-07-26

Mickey Mantle hits his 1st grand-slammer

1953-04-16

Phillie's Connie Ryan gets 6 hits in a game

1953-04-17

Mickey Mantle hits a 565' (172 m) HR in Wash DC's Griffith Stadium

1953-05-06

Brown's Bobo Holloman 1st major league start, no-hits Phila A's, 6-0

1953-05-22

Yankee Irv Noren hits into a triple-play, Yanks beat Wash 12-4

1953-06-15

Johnny Mize is 93rd player to get 2,000 hits

1953-06-18

Eugene Stephens is 1st to get 3 hits & Red Sox score 17 runs in 1 Inning (7th) Red Sox beat Detroit 23-3

1953-09-20

Cubs Ernie Banks hits his 1st major league HR

1953-10-04

Mickey Mantle hits a grand slam in World Series

1953-10-05

50th World Series sees NY Yankees beat Dodgers, 4 games to 2, as NY Billy Martin's 12 hits set record; Yanks win record 5th consec WS

1954-04-23

Hammerin' Hank Aaron hits 1st of his 755 homers

1954-05-02

Stan Musial hits 5 HRs in a doubleheader

1954-05-16

Ted Williams gets 8 hits in 1st game (DH) since breaking collarbone

1954-06-12

Milwaukee Braves Jim Wilson no-hits Phillies, 2-0

1954-07-01

Cards' Joe Cunningham hits 2 HRs for record 3 HRs in his 1st 2 days

1954-07-30

Bob Kennedy hits the 1st grand slam for the new Baltimore Orioles

1954-08-31

Hurricane Carol hits New England, 70 die, Costliest ever hurricane at the time and 1st storm name to be retired.

1954-09-14

Hurricane Edna (2nd of 1954) hits NYC, $50 million damage

1954-09-26

Typhoon hits Japan - 5 ferryboats sink killing about 1,600

1954-10-05

Hurricane Hazel hits Eastern US

1955-01-25

Jill Kinmont hits a tree & breaks her back in Snow Cup Ski Race

1955-05-13

Mickey Mantle hits 3 consecutive HRs of at least 463'

1955-06-03

Stan Musial hits his 300th HR

1955-06-05

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits 550' HR off Chicago Billy Pierce

1955-06-06

Bill Haley & Comets' "Rock Around the Clock" hits #1

1955-06-19

Mickey Mantle hits career HR # 100

1955-06-24

Harmon Killebrew hits his 1st HR (off Billy Hoeff)

1955-07-22

Phillies longest win streak since 1892 hits 11

1955-07-29

Smokey Burgess hits 3 HRS to help Pirates beat Reds 16-5

1955-09-05

Dodger Don Newcombe hits NL pitcher record 7th HR of season

1955-09-09

Don Zimmer, hits 4,000th Dodger home run

1955-09-18

Willie Mays hits record tying 9th HR at Ebbets Field (ties Joe Adcock)

1955-09-19

Cubs slugger Ernie Banks hits record 5th grand slam of season

1956-04-28

Reds Frank Robinson hits his 1st of 586 HRs

1956-05-18

Mickey Mantle hits HR from both sides of plate for record 3rd time

1956-05-19

Pirate Dale Long hits 9th-inning HR, 1st HR in 8 straight games

1956-06-20

At Detroit's Briggs Stadium, Mickey Mantle hits 2 Billy Hoeft pitches into right center field bleachers (no else hits 1 there)

1956-07-06

Indians' Jim Busby hits a grand slam in two consecutive at bats

1956-07-14

Boston Red Sox Mel Parnell no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0

1956-08-16

Indians' Rocky Colavito hits his 1st grand slam, Cleveland 5, Tigers 4

1956-08-27

Curt Robert of Columbus (Intl League) hits 4 HRs in 7 inning game

1956-09-21

Yanks set dubious record, stranding 20 men on base Mantle hits a 500' plus homer but Red Sox win 13-9 in Fenway

1956-09-25

Brooklyn Dodger Sal Maglie no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 5-0

1956-09-29

Yanks Mickey Mantle hits his 52nd HR of season

1957-06-16

White Sox reliever Dixie Howell hits 2 HRs to beat Wash Senators 8-6

1957-07-26

Mickey Mantle hits career HR # 200

1957-08-01

Gil Hodges hits his NL record 13th career grand slam (Last by Bkln)

1957-08-17

Richie Ashburn, fouls hit fan Alice Roth twice in same at bat 1st one breaks her nose, 2nd one hits her while she is on the stretcher

1957-08-20

Chicago White Sox Bob Keegan no-hits Wash Senators, 6-0

1957-08-20

White Sox Bob Keegan no-hits Senators 6-0

1957-09-28

"Honeycomb," by Jimmie Rodgers hits #1

1957-09-29

300 die as express train hits stalled train (Montgomery W Pakistan)

1958-04-23

Gil Hodges hits his 300th HR & Pee Wee Reese plays in 2,000th game

1958-04-24

Lee Walls hits 3 HRS, as Cubs beat Dodgers 15-2

1958-04-30

Ted Williams is 10th major league player to get 1,000 extra-base hits

1958-05-12

"Nee Nee Na Na Na Na Nu Nu" by Dicky Doo & The Don'ts hits #40

1958-05-13

Stan Musial is 8th to get 3,000 hits

1958-06-02

Brooks Robinson hits into 1st of record 4 triple plays

1958-06-09

"Purple People Eater" by Sheb Wooley hits #1

1958-06-16

"Flip Top Box" by Dicky Doo & The Don'ts hits #46

1958-08-20

Detroit Tiger Jim Bunning no-hits Boston Red Sox, 3-0

1958-09-20

Baltimore Oriole knuckler Hoyt Wilhelm no-hits NY Yankees 1-0

1959-04-09

Bill Sharman hits a NBA record 56 consecutive foul shot

1959-04-11

Dodger pitcher Don Drysdale hits his 2nd Opening Day HR

1959-05-03

Tiger's Charlie Maxwell hits 4 consecutive HRs in a doubleheader

1959-05-11

"Kookie, Kookie Lend Me Your Comb" by Byrnes & Connie Stevens hits #4

1959-05-18

"Castin' My Spell" by Johnny Otis Show hits #52

1959-05-18

"Judy" by David Seville hits #86

1959-05-18

"Russian Band Stand" by Spencer & Spencer hits #91

1959-06-10

Rocky Colovito hits 4 consecutive HRs in 1 game

1959-06-12

SF Giants Mike McCormick no-hits Phillies, 3-0 in 5 inning game

1959-08-02

Milwaukee Brave Bill Bruton hits 2 bases loaded triples

1959-08-02

SF Giants 1st baseman Willie McCovey hits 1st of his 521 HRs

1959-08-22

Cin Red Frank Robinson hits 3 consecutive HRs

1959-09-26

Typhoon Vera, hits Japanese island of Honshu, causing the deaths of 4,580 people with 658 missing

1960-05-15

Chic Cub Don Cardwell no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0

1960-05-23

"Got A Girl" by The Four Preps hits #24

1960-05-29

Everly Brothers "Cathy's Clown" hits #1

1960-08-08

"Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polkadot Bikini" hits #1

1960-08-15

Mil Brave Lew Burdette no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 1-0

1960-09-10

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits 643' HR over right field roof in Detroit

1960-09-14

Chubby Checker's "Twist" hits #1

1960-09-16

Mil Brave Warren Spahn no-hits Philadelphia Phillies, 4-0

1960-09-25

Chubby Checker's "Twist" hits #1

1960-09-28

"My Heart Has a Mind of Its Own" by Connie Francis hits #1

1960-09-28

Ted Williams hits his final homer #521 (off Jack Fisher)

1960-10-08

Bobby Richarson hits a World Series grand slammer

1960-10-10

Cyclone hits coast of Gulf of Bengal; about 4000 die

1960-10-31

Cyclone hits coast of Gulf of Bengal; about 10,000 die

1961-04-26

Roger Maris hits 1st of 61 homers in 1961

1961-04-30

SF Giant Willie Mays hits 4 HRs in a game

1961-05-09

Balt Oriole Jim Gentile hits 2 grand slams (9 RBIs) vs Minnesota Twins

1961-05-15

"Bonanza" by Al Caiola Orchestra hits #19

1961-05-22

"Mother-In-Law" by Ernie K-Doe hits #1

1961-05-22

"Touchables In Brooklyn" by Dickie Goodman hits #42

1961-05-30

Maris hits his 10th & 11th of 61 HRs

1961-06-11

Roger Maris hits 19th & 20th of 61 HRs

1961-06-19

NY Yankee Roger Maris hits his 25th of 61 HRs

1961-07-02

Maris hits 29th & 30th en route to 61 homers

1961-07-05

St Louis Cardinal Bill White hits 3 HRs & a double

1961-07-14

Astro's Eddie Matthews hits HR #500

1961-07-24

Roger Maris hits 4 home runs, in a doubleheader

1961-07-25

Maris hits home runs 37, 38, 39 & 40 in a doubleheader

1961-08-22

Maris hits his 50th of 61 homers

1961-09-20

Roger Maris hits home run # 59 & barely misses # 60 in game 154 of the season. Yanks clinch pennant #26

1961-09-26

Roger Maris hits HR #60 off Jack Fisher, tying Babe Ruth's record

1962-04-10

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits his 375th HR

1962-04-26

Red Sox Bill Monbouquette no-hits White Sox 1-0

1962-04-30

Willie Mays hits 4 HRs

1962-05-05

LA Angel Bo Belinsky no-hits Balt Orioles, 2-0

1962-05-19

"John Birch Society" by Chad Mitchell Trio hits #99

1962-06-26

Boston Red Sox Earl Wilson no-hits LA Angels, 2-0

1962-06-29

Frank Howard hits the 5,000th Dodger home run

1962-06-30

LA Dodger Sandy Koufax no-hits NY Mets, 5-0

1962-07-05

Mantle hits 2 homers en route to 4 consecutive homers

1962-07-06

Mantle hits his 3rd & 4th consecutive homer

1962-08-01

Boston Red Sox Bill Monboquette no-hits Chicago White Sox, 1-0

1962-08-03

NY Met Frank Thomas hits his 6th HR in 3 games

1962-08-26

Minnesota Twins Jack Kralick no-hits KC A's, 1-0

1963-03-10

Pete Rose debuts with hits in his 2 1st at bats in spring training

1963-05-11

"Puff (The Magic Dragon)" by Peter, Paul & Mary hits #2

1963-05-17

Houston Colt .45's Don Notterbart no-hits Phillies, 4-1

1963-05-18

"If You Wanna Be Happy" by Jimmy Soul hits #1

1963-05-22

Mickey Mantle hits a ball off Yankee Stadium's facade

1963-05-28

Cyclone hits Chittagong, Bangladesh; about 1 million houses destroyed

1963-06-01

"El Watusi" by Ray Barreto hits #17

1963-06-14

NY Met Duke Snider hits his 400th HR

1963-06-15

"Sukiyaki" hits #1

1963-06-15

SF Giants Juan Marichal no-hits Houston Colt .45s, 1-0

1963-06-23

NY Mets Jimmy Piersall hits his 100th HR, he circles bases backwards

1963-06-27

Phillies Johnny Callison hits for cycle, but Phillie centerfielder Tony Gonzalez's error ends his record 205 consecutive errorless games

1963-06-29

Beatles' 1st song "From Me to You" hits UK charts

1963-07-19

Philadelphia Phillies Roy Siever hits HR # 300

1963-09-10

Stan Musial hits a HR in his 1st at bat as a grandfather

1963-09-29

Cardinal's celebrate Stan Musial Day in St Louis, for Stan Musial's final game, where he hits his 3,629th & 3,630th HRs

1963-10-03

Hurricane hits Haiti; about 5,000 die & 100,000 injured

1963-10-07

Hurricane Flora hits Haiti & Dominican Republic, kills 7,190

1963-10-10

Netherland population hits 12,000,000

1964-06-21

Phillies Jim Bunning pitches perfect game (Mets) on Fathers day, in 2nd game of DH, Mets get 3 hits, 3 being fewest hits in NL DH

1964-07-10

Jesus Alou is 1st Giant in 40 years to get 6 hits in a game

1964-07-23

As' Bert Campaneris HRs on 1st pitch, hits a 2nd HR on 2nd at bat

1964-08-12

10th time Mantle switch-hits HR in a game, one goes 502 feet

1964-08-12

Mickey Mantle switch-hits HR record 10th & final time in a game

1964-08-16

St Louis Card Curt Flood gets 8 straight hits in a doubleheader

1964-09-17

Mickey Mantle gets hits #1999, 2000 & 2001 & his 450th HR

1965-01-30

"The Name Game" by Shirley Ellis hits #3

1965-02-06

Righteous Brothers "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" hits #1

1965-03-06

Bruce Taylor hits 105 for NZ v India in 1st Test Cricket innings

1965-04-09

1st game at Astrodome, Houston beats Yankees 2-1 in exhibition as Mickey Mantle hits 1st indoor homerun

1965-04-29

Earthquake hits Seattle; 5 die

1965-05-22

"Super-cali-fragil-istic-expi-ali-docious" hits #66

1965-05-29

Phillies Dick Allen hits 529' HR out of Connie Mack Stadium

1965-06-05

"Wooly Bully" by Sam the Sham & Pharaohs hits #2

1965-06-14

Cincinnati Red Jim Maloney no-hits NY Mets but loses in 11, 1-0

1965-07-08

Joe Morgan is 1st Houston player with 6 hits in a game

1965-07-20

NY Yankee pitcher Mel Stottlemyre hits an inside-the-park grand slam

1965-08-14

Sonny & Cher's "I Got You Babe" hits #1

1965-08-18

Orioles' Brooks Robinson hits into his record tying (George Sisler)

1965-08-22

San Francisco Giants pitcher Juan Marachal hits LA Dodger catcher John Roseboro on the head with his bat causing a 14 minute brawl

1965-09-02

Cubs slugger Ernie Banks hits his 400th HR (off Curt Simmons)

1965-09-16

Boston Red Sox Dave Morehead no-hits Cleve Indians, 2-0

1965-11-09

Hurricane hits north east US/Canada

1966-02-09

Dow-Jones Index hits record 995 points

1966-03-03

Twister hits Jackson Miss; 3 minutes after 1st sighting, 57 die

1966-05-07

Mamas & Papas "Monday Monday" hits #1

1966-05-14

A Lover's Concerto by Mrs Miller hits #95

1966-05-21

"Downtown" by Mrs Miller hits #82

1966-05-21

Louie Louie by The Kingsmen reentered the chart & hits #97

1966-05-28

"Ballad Of Irving" by Frank Gallop hits #34

1966-06-04

"Batman & His Grandmother" by Dickie Goodman hits #70

1966-06-05

Cin Red Leo Cardenas hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader

1966-06-10

Cleve Indian Sonny Siebert no-hits Wash Senator, 2-0

1966-09-03

Donovan hits #1 with "Sunshine Superman"

1966-12-31

Monkee's "I'm a Believer" hits #1 & stays there for 7 weeks

1967-02-04

"Wild Thing" hits #20 on the pop singles chart by Senator Bobby

1967-03-18

Oil tanker Torrey Canyon hits a rock off Cornwall & spills oil

1967-05-13

NY Yankee Mickey Mantle hits career HR #500 off Stu Miller

1967-05-18

Silver hits record $1.60 an ounce in London

1967-06-18

Houston Don Wilson no-hits Atlanta Braves, 2-0

1967-07-07

Doors' "Light My Fire" hits #1

1967-07-14

Astro Eddie Matthews hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Juan Marichal

1967-07-18

Silver hits record $1.87 an ounce in NY

1967-08-06

Oriole Brooks Robinson hits into a record 4th triple play

1967-09-10

Chicago White Sox Joel Horlen no-hits Det Tigers, 6-0

1967-09-20

Hurricane Beulah hits Texas-Mexican border, kills 38

1967-11-08

Silver hits record $1.951 an ounce in London

1967-11-22

Silver hits record $2.17 an ounce in New York

1968-02-10

"Spooky" by Classics IV hits #3

1968-04-27

Balt Oriole Tom Phoebus no-hits Boston, 6-0

1968-05-18

AL Kaline hits his 307th HR, surpassing Hank Greenberg as a Tiger

1968-05-22

Pitts Pirate Willie Stargell hits 3 HRs, a double & a single

1968-05-25

Unicorn by The Irish Rovers hits #7

1968-06-01

Simon & Garfunkel's "Mrs Robinson" hits #1

1968-06-15

"Yummy Yummy Yummy" by Ohio Express hits #4

1968-06-24

Jim Northrup hits 2 grand-slammers to help Tigers beat Cleve 14-3

1968-06-25

Bobby Bonds hits a grand slam in his 1st major league game (Giants)

1968-07-14

Brave Hank Aaron hits his 500th HR off SF Giant Mike McCormick

1968-07-29

Cincinnati Red George Culver no hits Phillies, 6-1

1968-09-17

Gaylord Perry (Giants) no-hits St Louis Cardinals, 1-0

1968-09-18

Ray Washburn (Cards) no-hits SF Giants 2-0

1968-09-20

Mickey Mantle hits final career homer # 536

1969-04-09

Chic Cub Billy Williams hits 4 consecutive doubles beat Phillies 11-3

1969-04-17

Mont Expos Bill Stoneman no-hits Phillies, 7-0

1969-05-17

"My Wife, My Dog, My Cat" by Maskman & The Agents hits #92

1969-07-15

Cincinnati Red Lee May hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader

1969-08-13

Balt Oriole Jim Palmer no-hits Oakland A's, 8-0

1969-08-19

Chicago Cub Ken Holtzman no-hits Atlanta Braves, 3-0

1969-08-27

Mike Procter hits six consecutive sixes (across two overs)

1969-09-20

Archies' "Sugar Sugar" hits #1

1969-09-20

Pitts Pirate Bob Moose no-hits NY Mets, 4-0

1969-09-29

Red Sox Rico Petrocelli hits shortstop record 40th HR of season

1970-02-07

"Jingle Jangle" hits #10 on the pop singles chart by Archies

1970-05-12

Ernie Banks hits his 500th home run

1970-05-16

Grover Henson Feels Forgotten by Bill Cosby hits #70

1970-05-17

Hank Aaron becomes 9th player to get 3,000 hits

1970-06-01

"Everything Is Beautiful" by Ray Stevens hits #1

1970-06-12

Pitts Pirate Doc Ellis no-hits San Diego Padres, 2-0

1970-06-26

Frank Robinson hits 2 grand slams as Orioles beat Senators 12-2

1970-07-03

California Angels Clyde Wright no-hits Oakland A's, 8-0

1970-07-06

Baseball player NY Met Tommie Agee hits for the cycle

1970-07-18

Willie Mays becomes 10th baseball player to get 3,000 hits

1970-07-20

Dodgers Bill Singer no-hits the Phillies 5-0, giving up no walks

1970-07-21

Clay Kirby has a no-hitter going for 8 inn, but is lifted for a pinch hitter, Reliever Jack Baldschun gives up 3 hits & Padres lose, 3-0

1970-07-26

Reds Johnny Bench hits 3 consecutive HRs of Phillies Steve Carlton

1970-08-01

Willie Stargell (Pirates) ties record of 5 extra base hits in a game

1970-09-21

Oakland A's Vida Blue no-hits Minnesota Twins, 6-0

1970-11-12

240 KPH cyclone hits East Pakistan (Bangladesh); 3-500,000 die

1971-02-13

Golfing VP Spiro Agnew hits 2 tee shots into crowd, injuring 2

1971-03-31

South Africa national debt hits 5.45 billion

1971-05-29

Court Room by Clarence Carter hits #61

1971-05-30

Willie Mays hits his 638th HR, sets NL record of 1,950 runs scored

1971-06-06

Willie Mays hits record 22nd & last extra inning HR

1971-06-23

Phillies Rick Wise no-hits Cincinnati Reds, 4-0

1971-06-28

Phillies' Rick Wise hits 2 HRs & no-hits Reds

1971-08-11

Harmon Killebrew hits HRs #500 & 501

1971-08-14

Cards Bob Gibson, 35, no-hits Pirates, 11-0

1971-09-02

Cesar Cedeno hits an inside-the-park grand slammer

1971-09-05

NY Mets Don Hahn hits 1st inside the park homer at Phillies Vet

1971-09-13

Frank Robinson hits his 500th HR

1971-11-02

Orioles Pat Dobson no-hits Yomiuri Giants, 2-0

1972-04-16

Chicago Cub Burt Hooton no-hits Phillies, 1-0

1972-05-16

Greg Luzinski's 500' HR hits Liberty Bell monument in Phila Vet

1972-05-27

"Jimmy Castor Bunch's Troglodyte" (Cave Man) hits #6

1972-06-03

"Hot Rod Lincoln," by Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen hits #9

1972-06-06

Gold hits record $60 an ounce in London

1972-08-01

Nate Colbert of SD Padres hits record tying 5 HRs in a double header

1972-08-02

Gold hits record $70 an ounce in London

1972-08-06

Hank Aaron hits 660th & 661st HRs for Braves (record for 1 team)

1972-09-02

Chicago White Sox Milt Pappas no-hits SD Padres, 1-0

1972-09-30

Roberto Clemente is 11th to get 3,000 hits

1973-03-06

In an exhibition game with the Pirates, Twins Larry Hisle becomes the 1st designated hitter (he hits 2 HRs & knocks in 7 RBIs)

1973-04-27

KC Royal Steve Busby no-hits Detroit Tigers, 3-0

1973-05-09

For 2nd time, Johnny Bench hits 3 HRs in a game

1973-05-12

Dueling Tubas by Martin Mull hits #92

1973-05-14

Gold hits record $102.50 an ounce in London

1973-05-17

Joe Ferguson, hits the 6,000th Dodger home run

1973-05-19

"Daisy" A Day by Jud Strunk hits #14

1973-05-26

Funky Worm by Ohio Players hits #15

1973-05-26

Super Fly Meets Shaft by John & Ernest hits #31

1973-07-21

Braves Hank Aaron hits Ken Brett's fastball for his 700th HR

1973-07-30

Texas Rangers Jim Bibby no-hits 1st-place Oakland, 6-0

1973-08-05

Atlanta Braves Phil Niekro no-hits SD Padres, 9-0

1973-08-17

Willie Mays hits 660th & last HR (off Don Gullett of Cincinnati)

1973-09-22

Balt Oriole Al Bumbry hits 3 triples vs Milwaukee Brewers

1974-01-03

Gold hits record $121.25 an ounce in London

1974-01-08

Gold hits record $126.50 an ounce in London

1974-01-08

Silver hits record $3.40 an ounce in New York

1974-01-21

Gold hits record $161.31/silver hits record $3.97 an ounce in London

1974-02-21

Silver hits record $5.96½ an ounce in London

1974-02-26

Gold hits record $188 an ounce in Paris

1974-04-03

Gold hits record $197 an ounce in Paris

1974-04-08

Hammerin' Hank Aaron hits 715th HR, breaking Babe Ruth's record in Atlanta

1974-04-19

Oriole Al Bumbry hits an inside-the-park HR against NY Yankees

1974-05-11

"Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" by Frank Sinatra hits #83

1974-05-11

"Tubular Bells" by Mike Oldfield hits #7

1974-05-18

"Streak" by Ray Stevens hits #1

1974-05-27

Pirates Ken Brett no-hits Padres until 9th inning

1974-06-01

"My Girl Bill" by Jim Stafford hits #12

1974-06-10

Mike Schmidt hits a ball off public address speaker on Astrodome roof

1974-07-19

Cleve Indian Dick Bosman no-hits Oakland A's, 4-0

1974-08-27

NY Met Benny Ayala hits a HR in his 1st at bat

1974-09-19

-20] Hurricane Fifi hits coast of Honduras; about 5,000 die

1974-09-24

Al Kaline, Detroit Tiger, is 12th to get 3,000 hits

1974-09-24

Clarence Jones of Kintetsu Buffaloes hits his 38th HR, 1st American to win a Japanese HR title

1974-12-09

Dow Jones index hits 570.01

1975-05-17

"Funky Gibbon" by The Goodies hits #79

1975-06-07

"Thank God I'm a Country Boy" by John Denver hits #1

1975-07-21

NY Met Félix Millán hits 4 singles; erased by Joe Torres 4 double plays

1975-08-05

Phillies 1st 8 batters get hits for a record, beat Cubs 13-5

1975-08-24

SF Giant Ed Halick no-hits NY Giants, 6-0

1975-09-28

Oakland A's Vida Blue, Glenn Abbott, Paul Linblad & Rollie Fingers, no-hits California Angels 5-0

1975-12-13

Roy Fredericks hits 169 v Aust at WACA, hundred in 71 balls

1976-01-17

"I Write the Songs" by Barry Manilow hits #1

1976-01-23

Ian Redpath hits his only 2 sixes in Cricket Tests, v WI Adelaide

1976-01-31

"Love Rollercoaster" by Ohio Players hits #1

1976-04-17

NL greatest comeback, trailing 12-1 Phils win 18-16 in 10, Mike Schmidt hits 4 consecutive HRs

1976-05-15

Fonz Song by Heyettes hits #91

1976-05-15

Kentucky Moonrunner by Cledus Maggard hits #85

1976-05-22

St Louis Cardinal Reggie Smith hits 3 HR

1976-05-29

"One Piece At A Time" by Johnny Cash hits #29

1976-06-05

"Bigfoot" by Bro Smith hits #57

1976-06-12

"Yes, Yes, Yes" by Bill Cosby hits #46

1976-07-09

Houston Astro Larry Dierker no-hits Montreal Expos, 6-0

1976-07-20

Hank Aaron hits 755th & last home run off Angels Dick Drago

1976-07-28

White Sox John Odom (5 inn) & Francisco Barrios (4 inn) no-hits A's

1976-08-09

Pitt Pirate John Candelaria no-hits LA Dodgers, 2-0

1976-08-21

Al Bumbry hits 17th inside-the-park HR in Oriole history

1976-09-29

SF Giant John Montefusco no-hits Atlanta Braves, 9-0

1976-09-29

Jerry Lee Lewis, attempting to shoot soda bottles hits his bass player Norman Owens twice in the chest

1977-04-18

Eddie Murray hits his 1st HR

1977-05-14

KC Royals Jim Colborn no-hits Texas Rangers, 6-0

1977-05-30

Cleve Indian Dennis Eckersley no-hits California Angels, 2-0

1977-06-11

"Ain't Gonna Bump No More (With No Fat Woman)" by Joe Tex hits #12

1977-06-29

Willie Stargell hits his 400th career HR

1977-07-20

Flash flood hits Johnstown, Pa, kills 80 & causing $350 mil damage

1977-08-01

SF Giant Willie McCovey hits NL record 18th grand slammer

1977-09-03

Japan's Sadaharu Oh hits 756th HR to surpass Hank Aaron's total

1977-09-10

Blue Jays beat Yankees 19-3 with 20 hits

1977-09-17

Dave Kingman hits his 1st Yankee homer, Reggie hits 2 more

1977-09-22

Minn Twin Bert Blyleven no-hits California Angels, 9-0

1977-09-29

"Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band" by Meco hits #1

1977-10-18

Reggie Jackson hits 3 consecutive homers tying Ruth's series record

1978-02-06

Snowstorm hits New England, parts of Rhode Island (54" (137cm))

1978-04-16

St Louis Card Bob Forsch no-hits Phillies, 5-0

1978-05-05

Cin Red Pete Rose becomes 14th player to get 3,000 hits

1978-05-17

Lee Lacy hits record 3rd consecutive pinch-hit home run

1978-06-14

Down 9-7 in 10th with 2 outs, Yanks Paul Blair hits a 3 run HR

1978-06-16

Cin Red Tom Seaver no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0

1978-07-26

Johnny Bench hits his 300th career home run

1978-07-30

Expos crush Braves, 19-0, collecting 28 hits & NL-record-tying 8 HRs

1978-10-03

Gold hits record $223.50 an ounce in London

1978-10-06

Royals' George Brett hits 3 HRs, Yanks win championship game 3, 6-5

1978-10-10

British pop music magazine "Smash Hits" first published

1978-12-02

Neil Diamond & Barbra Striesand's "You Don't Bring Me Flowers" hits #1

1979-04-07

Houston Astro Ken Forsch no-hits Atlanta Braves, 6-0

1979-05-03

Bobby Bonds hits his 300th HR (2nd to have 300 HRs & 300 stolen bases)

1979-05-07

Gary Roenicke hits into Orioles 13th triple play (Oakland)

1979-05-17

Phillies beat Cubs, 23-22, on 50 hits with 11 HRs

1979-05-19

"In The Navy" by Village People hits #3

1979-05-26

Dancin' Fool by Frank Zappa hits #45

1979-06-16

Carl Yastrzemski hits his 1,000th extra base hit

1979-07-18

Gold hits record $303.85 an ounce in London

1979-07-24

Red Sox Carl Yastrzemski hits his 400th HR

1979-08-13

Lou Brock, is 14th to get 3,000 hits

1979-08-19

"My Sharonna" by the Knack hits #1 (stays for 42 days)

1979-09-12

Carl Yastrzemski, is 15th to get 3,000 hits

1979-09-12

Hurricane Frederick hits Mobile Alabama; 5 die & $23 million damage

1979-09-16

KC's Willie Wilson hits 5th inside-the-park HR (most since 1925)

1979-09-24

Pete Rose reaches 200 hits in a season for 10th time

1979-09-29

Gold hits record $400.20 an ounce in Hong Kong

1979-09-29

LA Dodger Manny Mota hits record 146th pinch hit

1979-10-12

Pressure in nucleus of tropical cyclone at Guam hits record 870 hpa

1979-12-12

Gold hits record $462.50 an ounce

1980-01-03

Gold hits record $634 an ounce

1980-01-18

Pink Floyd's "Wall" hits #1

1980-01-21

Gold hits record $850 an ounce

1980-05-03

Giants 1st baseman Willie McCovey hits his 521st & final HR

1980-05-13

Cincinnati Red Ray Knight hits 2 HRs in 5th inning vs NY Mets

1980-05-14

Bucky Dent hits an inside park HR, Royals walk 14 Yanks including 5 with bases loaded, Yanks win 16-3

1980-05-24

"Rock Lobster" by B-52s hits #56

1980-06-01

Steve Garvey, hits the 7,000th Dodger home run

1980-06-07

"Cars" by Gary Numan hits #9

1980-06-13

Billy Joel's "Glass Houses" hits #1

1980-06-14

Theme From NY, NY by Frank Sinatra hits #32

1980-06-15

Jorge Orta of Cleveland gets 6 hits in a baseball game

1980-06-20

California Angels Freddie Patek, hits 3 HRs & double to beat Red Sox 20-2

1980-06-27

Dodger's Jerry Reuss' no-hits SF Giants 8-0

1980-07-15

Johnny Bench hits his 314th HR as a catcher which breaks Yogi Berra's record

1980-08-10

Allen, most powerful hurricane in Caribbean hits Brownsville, Tx

1980-08-11

Yanks Reggie Jackson hits his 400th HR off Chicago's Britt Burns

1980-08-20

NY Yankee Bob Watson hits Seattle Kingdome speaker, 2nd straight day

1981-01-31

"The Tide Is High" by Blondie hits #1

1981-02-24

An earthquake registering 6.7 on the Richter scale hits Athens, killing 16 people and destroying buildings in several towns west of the city.

1981-05-10

Montreal Expo Charlie Lee no-hits SF Giants, 4-0

1981-05-16

"Bette Davis Eyes" by Kim Carnes hits #1 for next 9 weeks

1981-05-16

Houston Astro Craig Reynolds hits 3 triples beating Cubs 6-1

1981-05-25

Carl Yastrzemski is 4th to get 3,000 hits (Cobb, Musial & Aaron)

1981-05-25

Rangers' Bill Stein sets AL record with 7 consecutive pinch hits

1981-06-10

Pete Rose ties Stan Musial's NL record of 3,630 hits

1981-07-20

England set for innings loss v Aust, Botham hits 100 in 87 balls

1981-08-14

George Foster hits his 8th HR into red seats at Riverfront

1981-08-14

Phils Mike Schmidt hits his 300th career HR off NY Met Mike Scott

1981-09-03

Gerald P Remy of Boston gets 6 hits in a baseball game

1981-09-12

Red Sox rookie Bob Ojeda no-hits Yanks for 8 innings before Rick Cerone & Dave Winfield lead off 9th with back-to-back doubles

1981-10-14

Yank Graig Nettles is 1st to get 2 hits in same inning of an ALSC game

1981-10-23

US national debt hits $1 trillion

1982-02-27

Dan Issel (NBA-Nuggets), hits on 63rd consecutive free throw

1982-05-29

"I Know What Boys Like" by The Waitresses hits #62

1982-06-05

"Murphy's Law" by Cheri hits #39

1982-07-10

Rangers Larry Parrish hits his 3rd grand slam of the week

1982-07-19

1st annual Cracker Jack Oldtimers Classic 75-year-old Luke Appling hits a 250-foot HR off Warren Spahn, AL beats NL 7-2

1982-08-06

California Doug DeCinces hits 3 HRs again in game (did it 5 days ago also)

1982-08-29

Steve Miller's "Abracadabra" hits #1

1982-09-13

Joe Lefevre gets 6 hits in one baseball game

1982-10-12

Milwaukee Brewer Paul Molitor getrs world sereis record 5 hits

1982-12-13

Earthquake hits Northern Yemen; 2,000 die

1983-04-10

Baltimore's Eddie Murray hits his 1,000 career hit

1983-05-14

"She Blinded Me with Science" by Thomas Dolby hits #5

1983-05-21

"Bang The Drum All Day" by Todd Rundgren hits #63

1983-05-22

Toronto Blue Jay Cliff Johnson hits record 18th pinch hit HR

1983-05-28

"Ricky" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #63

1983-07-04

NY Yankee Dave Righetti no-hits the Red Sox

1983-07-06

Fred Lynn of Angels hits All Star game 1st grand slam (AL wins 13-3)

1983-09-29

Oakland A's Mike Warren no-hits Chicago White Sox, 3-0

1984-04-07

Detroit Tiger Jack Morris no-hits Chicago White Sox, 4-0

1984-04-13

Pete Rose becomes 1st NL to get get 4,000 hits in a career

1984-04-16

Oakland A Dave Kingman hits 3 HRs including a grand slam

1984-04-21

Montreal Expo David Palmer no-hits St Louis Cards, 4-0 in a perfect 5 inn game

1984-05-06

Baltimore Oriole Cal Ripken Jr hits for cycle

1984-05-12

White Horse by Laid Back hits #26

1984-05-16

Phillie pitcher Steve Carlton hits a grand slam homer

1984-05-19

"King Of Suede" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #62

1984-05-31

Viv Richards hits 189* (170 balls) v England, ODI cricket record

1984-06-20

Oakland A's Dave Kingman hits his 3rd grand slam & 14th lifetime

1984-08-05

Toronto's Cliff Johnson hits record 19th career pinch HR

1984-08-17

Pete Rose returns to Cin Reds as player-manager (gets 2 hits)

1985-05-11

Dave Concepcion becomes 4th Cin Red teammate to get 2,000 hits, others include Pete Rose, Tony Perez & Cesar Cedeno

1985-05-18

"One Night In Bangkok" by Murray Head hits #3

1985-05-24

-25) cyclone hits Bangladesh; about 10,000 die

1985-06-01

"Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody" by David Lee Roth hits #12

1985-06-19

Reggie Jackson hits his 513th HR to move into 10th place

1985-08-04

Rod Carew is 16th to get 3,000 hits

1985-09-03

NY Met Gary Carter hits 3 consecutive HRs in a game

1985-09-08

Pete Rose ties Ty Cobb with 4,191 hits

1985-09-27

Hurricane Gloria's 130 MPH wind hits Atlantic coast

1986-01-18

AIDS charity record "That's What Friends are For," hits #1

1986-04-03

US national debt hits $2,000,000,000,000

1986-05-03

Cubs 3rd baseman Ron Cey hits his 300th & 301st HR

1986-05-21

Atlanta Brave Rafael Ramirez hits 4 doubles in a game

1986-06-09

Dow Jones-index hits record 45.71 points

1986-08-12

Don Baylor gets hits by a pitch for a record 25th time in a season

1986-08-25

A's Mark McGwire hits his 1st major league home run

1986-09-19

Chicago White Sox Joe Crowley no-hits California Angels, 7-1

1986-09-25

Houston Astro Mike Scott no-hits SF Giants, 2-0

1986-12-02

Dow-Jones index hits record 1,955.57

1987-03-06

6.8 earthquake hits Ecuador, kills 100

1987-04-18

Mike Schmidt hits 500th home run (vs Robinson-Pirates)

1987-04-29

Chicago Cub Andre Dawson hits for cycle

1987-05-29

Robin Ventura set a college baseball record with hits in 57 games

1987-07-16

Don Mattingly hits his 4th grand slam of season & ties AL record of homers in 6 straight games (on way to tie major league record of 8)

1987-07-19

Don Mattingly sets AL record of extra base hits in 10 cons games

1987-07-31

Oriole Eddie Murray hits his 299th & 300th career home runs

1987-08-02

Kevin Seitzer (KC Royals), gets 6 hits in one baseball game

1987-08-04

At the Kingdome, Ruppert Jones hits a foul ball that sticks in speaker

1987-09-22

Red Sox Wade Boggs ties AL record of 200 hits for 5 straight seasons

1987-09-29

"Didn't We Almost Have It All," by Whitney Houston hits #1

1987-09-29

NY Yankee Don Mattingly hits record 6th grand slam of year

1987-10-10

Giant's Jeffrey Leonard hits playoff record HR in his 4th cons game

1987-10-15

The Great Storm of 1987 hits France and England.

1988-05-14

Carrollton bus collision: a drunk driver going the wrong way on Interstate 71 near Carrollton, Kentucky, United States hits a converted school bus carrying a church youth group. The crash and ensuing fire kill 27.

1988-05-20

Mike Schmidt hits his 535th HR, moving into 8th place

1988-05-21

"Da'Butt" by EU hits #35

1988-05-21

"Fat" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #99

1988-06-18

Jeff Hamilton, hits 8,000th Dodger home run

1988-07-09

Chris Speier hits for the cycle & Ernest Riles hits 10,000th Giant HR

1988-08-08

Temperature hits high of 88 deg F on 8/8/88 in NYC

1988-08-10

UN estimates Asia's population hits 3 billion

1988-09-19

US Olympic diver Greg Louganis hits his head on diving board

1988-09-20

Darrell Evans hits his 400th career home run

1988-09-20

Wade Boggs is 1st player to get 200 hits for 6 consecutive seasons

1988-10-15

With 2 outs in bottom of 9th, an injured Kirk Gibson hits dramatic 2 run HR to gives Dodgers a 5-4 win in 1st game of World Series

1988-11-08

900 die as earthquake hits China

1988-11-25

Widespread earthquake hits North East US, Canada, no damage reported

1988-12-01

596 dead after cyclone hits Bangladesh, half a million homeless

1988-12-22

Tug hits oil barge, spreads 231,000 gal on 300 mi of WA & BC coast

1989-06-02

Cincinnati Red Eric Davis hits for cycle

1989-07-05

Rod Stewart hits his head while on stage & knocks himself out

1989-07-28

Braves Dale Murphy, hits 2 3-run HRs in an inning, 14th man to hit 2 HRs in an inning. Also ties record of 6 RBIs in an inning

1989-08-03

Cin Reds send record 20 men to bat with a record 16 hits in 1 inning as they score 14 runs in 1st inning

1989-09-25

Wade Boggs is 1st to get 200 hits & 100 walks in 4 consecutive seasons

1989-10-04

Giants Will Clark hits 1st NLCS grand slam since 1977

1989-10-09

Penthouse Magazine's Hebrew edition hits newstands

1990-01-02

Dow Jones hits record 2,800 (2,810.15)

1990-01-25

The Burns' Day windstorm storm hits northwestern Europe.

1990-05-10

French TGV-train hits record speed of 510.6 kph

1990-05-14

Dow Jones average hits a record 2,821.53

1990-05-15

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,822.45

1990-05-17

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,831.71

1990-05-21

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,844.68

1990-05-22

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,852.23

1990-05-23

Dow Jones avg hits a record 2,856.26

1990-05-29

Dow Jones average hits a record 2,870.49

1990-05-30

Dow Jones average hits a record 2,878.56

1990-06-01

Dow Jones Avg hits a record high of 2,900.97

1990-06-02

"Turtle Power" by Partners In Kryme hits #13

1990-06-02

Seattle's Randy Johnson, no-hits Tigers, 2-0

1990-06-08

Phil Bradley hits 18th inside-the-park HR in Oriole history

1990-06-21

7.7 Manjil-Rudbar Earthquake with hundreds of aftershocks hits Iran; killing about 50,000

1990-06-29

A's Dave Stewart no-hits Blue Jays & Dodger's Fernando Valenzuela no-hits St Louis 6-0, 1st time no-hitters in both leagues

1990-07-12

Chicago White Sox Melido Perez no-hits Yankees 8-0 in a rain shortened 6 inning game at Yankee Stadium (7th no-hitter of 1990)

1990-07-17

NY Yankee Deion Sanders hits an inside park homer

1990-07-24

Ms. Magazine hits newstands again after an 8 month hiatus

1990-07-25

KC Royal George Brett hits for the cycle

1990-07-28

Blackout hits Chicago

1990-08-02

Yankees rookie Kevin Maas hits his 10th home run in just 77 at bats

1990-08-15

Phils Terry Mulholland no-hits Giants 6-0 (8th no hitter of 1990)

1990-08-17

Carlton Fisk hits White Sox record 187th HR

1990-08-19

Dodger Jose Offerman hits HR in his 1st at bat

1990-08-26

Bo Jackson hits 4th of 4 consecutive HRs

1990-09-22

Andre Dawson steals his 300th base & is only player other than Willie Mays to have 300 HRs, 300 steals & 2,000 hits

1990-10-11

Oil hits a record $40.42 per barrel

1990-12-04

Due to Persian Gulf crisis gas hits $1.60 per gallon price in NYC

1991-05-23

Phillie Tommy Greene no-hits Mont Expos, 2-0

1991-05-25

"People Are Still Having Sex" by LaTour hits #35

1991-06-29

6.0 earthquake hits southern Calif

1991-07-25

Seattle Jay Buhner hits a 479' HR in Yankee Stadium

1991-07-26

Expo's Mark Gardner no hits Dodgers for 9 innings, but loses in 10th

1991-08-07

Darrin Lewis hits his 1st major league HR

1991-08-18

Hurricane Bob hits NC with 115 MPH wind

1991-08-19

-20] Hurricane Bob hits US

1991-08-26

Royal Brett Saberegen no-hits White Sox 7-0

1992-04-12

Matt Young no-hits Cleveland, but loses 2-1

1992-04-13

5.5 earthquake hits Netherlands

1992-04-28

Brewers beat Blue Jays 22-2 with AL record 31 hits in 9 innings

1992-05-16

"Smells Like Nirvana" by Weird Al Yankovic hits #35

1992-05-26

Carlos Martinez hits a ball off Jose Canseco's head for a HR

1992-06-29

2 earthquakes including 7.4 hits southern Calif

1992-08-08

Lou Whitaker hits his 200th career HR

1992-08-24

Hurricane Andrew hits South Florida; 35 die

1992-09-09

Robin Yount, is 17th to get 3,000 hits

1992-09-11

Hurricane Iniki hits Kauai Hawaii; 3 die & 8,000 injured

1992-09-17

Amsterdam stock exchange hits record Ÿ8.8 billion

1992-09-30

KC Royal George Brett gets 4 hits to become 18th to get 3,000 hits

1992-10-18

6.6 earthquake hits Colombia with no fatalities

1992-12-11

Nor'easter storm hits NY, doing $ Billion worth of damage

1993-03-13

Blizzard of '93 hits north-east US

1993-03-14

Ricky Ponting hits twin tons for Tasmania aged 18 years 84 days

1993-03-18

Amsterdam stock exchange hits record Ÿ12.2 billion

1993-04-07

Dante Bichette hits the 1st Colo Rockie HR (Shea Stadium NY)

1993-04-22

Seattle Mariner Chris Basio no-hits Boston Red Sox

1993-05-13

KC Royal George Brett hits his 300th HR

1993-05-29

Texas Ranger Jose Canseco pitches 8th inning in 15-1 loss to Red Sox, he gives up 3 runs on 2 hits & 3 walks, he damages his arm

1993-06-05

"Livin' On The Edge" by Aerosmith hits #18

1993-06-12

"Three Little Pigs" by Green Jelly hits #17

1993-06-17

Indians' Carlos Baerga hits 3 home runs against Detroit

1993-07-04

Dave Winfield hits 442nd HR to move into 19th place

1993-07-12

7.8 earthquake hits Hokkaido Japan, 160 killed

1993-07-22

NY Yankee Don Mattingly hits his 200th HR

1993-07-27

Detroit Tiger Fryman hits for cycle but loses 12-7 to Yankees

1993-08-04

Tony Gwynn gets 6 hits, 4th time in 1993 a Padre gets 5 or more hits

1993-08-10

An earthquake measuring 7.0 on the Richter Scale hits the South Island of New Zealand.

1993-08-19

Dow Jones hits record high of 3612.13

1993-09-07

Cards Mark Whiten, hits 4 HRs & 12 RBIs in 2nd game of doubleheader

1993-09-16

Minnesota Twins Dave Winfield, is 19th to get 3,000 hits

1993-10-23

Joe Carter (Toronto Blue Jays) hits a World Series winning walk-off home run against the Philadelphia Phillies

1993-10-25

Daryll Cullinan hits 337* for Transvaal, SAf 1st-class cricket record

1993-10-31

Germany unemployment hits country record of 3.5 million

1993-11-02

Dow Jones hits record 3697.64

1993-12-02

Dow-Jones hits record 3702.11

1993-12-08

Dow-Jones hits record 3734.53

1993-12-08

Storm hits West Europe, 11 killed in England

1993-12-10

Dow Jones hits record 3740.67

1993-12-13

Dow Jones hits record 3764.43

1993-12-27

Dow-Jones hits record 3792.93

1993-12-28

Dow-Jones hits record 3793.49

1994-01-06

Dow-Jones hits record 3803.88

1994-01-17

6.6 Earthquake hits Los Angeles killing 60, $30B in damage

1994-01-31

Dow Jones hits a record 3,978.36

1994-04-04

Cubs Karl "Tuffy" Rhodes, hit 3 HRs in 1993 hits 3 HRs on opening

1994-04-08

Atlanta Brave Kent Mercker no-hits Dodgers, 6-0

1994-04-18

Cricketer Brian Lara hits 375 runs on 1 day (world record)

1994-04-27

Twins righty Scott Erickson no-hits Brewers 6-0

1994-06-06

Cricketer Brian Lara hits record 501 not out/390 runs in 1 day

1994-07-16

1st parts of Comet Shoemaker-Levy hits Jupiter (until July 22nd)

1994-07-23

Don Mattingly becomes 6th NY Yankee to get 2,000 hits

1995-02-15

Population of People's Republic of China hits 1.2 billion

1995-02-24

Dow-Jones hits record 4011.74

1995-03-10

Dow-Jones hits record 4035.64

1995-03-16

Dow-Jones hits record 4069.15

1995-03-17

British pound hits 2.4545 to Dutch guilder (record)

1995-03-20

Dow-Jones hits 4083.68 (record)

1995-04-24

Dow Jones Index hits record 4303.98

1995-05-13

6.5 earthquake hits Greece

1995-05-14

Eddie Murray of Indians hits his 463rd career home run (ties for 18th)

1995-05-28

Earthquake hits Russian town of Khabarovsk, killing 2,000 people

1995-06-02

John Valentin hits 3 HRs

1995-06-10

Orioles Jeff Manto, hits his 4th consecutive homer

1995-06-11

Rondell White has six hits & hits for the cycle in 13-innings

1995-06-13

Indians' Dennis Martinez no-hits Balt 11-0

1995-06-16

Marlins outfielder Andre Dawson hits his 400th NL career HR (429)

1995-06-30

Indians' Eddie Murray, is 20th to reach 3,000 hits

1995-07-14

LA Dodger Ramon Martinez no-hits the Florida Marlins 7-0

1995-08-26

Andrew Symonds hits 20 sixes in match for Gloucs v Glamorgan

1995-09-03

NY Yankee Tony Fernandez hits for the cycle

1995-09-19

Padres Ken Caminiti switch hits HRs in 3rd of 4 games

1995-09-24

Emillio & Gloria Estefan's boat hits & kills a jet skiier

1995-09-30

Cleve Indian Albert Belle hits his 50th home run of season

1996-03-30

Lara hits 146 cricket not out in ODI vs NZ at Port-Of-Spain

1996-04-02

Sri Lanka 9-349 in 50 overs beat Pakistan 315 all out, Singapore Jayasuriya hits ton in 48 balls, world ODI record at Singapore

1996-04-07

Jayasuriya hits fastest ODI fifty off 17 balls v Pak, Singapore

1996-05-01

Gerald Williams is 1st NY Yankee since 1934 to get 6 hits in a game

1996-05-04

Greg Pavlik one-hits Tigers making the Rangers 1st AL team to pitch back-to-back one-hitters since the Washington Senators in 1917

1996-05-11

Florida Marlin Al Leiter no hits Colo Rockies, 11-0

1996-05-14

NY Yankee Dwight Gooden no-hits Seattle Mariners 2-0

1996-05-21

Ken Griffey Jr, 26, is 8th youngest to hits 200 home runs

1996-07-28

NY Yankee Darryl Strawberry hits his 300th HR

1996-09-16

Paul Molitor of Twins is 21st player to reach 3,000 hits

1996-09-17

Dodger Hideo Nomo no-hits Colo Rockies, 9-0 at Coors Field

1996-10-05

NY Yankee Bernie Williams switch hits HRs in a post season game

1996-10-22

NY Yankee Bernie Williams hits record tying 7th post season HR, as Yanks tie record of 6th straight post season road win (en route to 8)

1997-04-25

Seattle Mariner Ken Griffey Jr hits his 250th HR

1997-04-30

Tino Martinez hits record 34 RBIs in April

1997-05-16

St Louis Cards Gary Gaetti records his 2,000th hits

1997-06-10

Kevin Brown of Florida Marlins no hits SF Giants 9-0

1997-06-24

Mark McGwire hits a 538 foot home run

1997-08-15

Dan Wilson hits Seattle Mariners 3,000th HR

1997-09-12

NY Met John Olerud hits for the cycle

1997-09-21

NY Yankee Cecil Fielder hits his 300th HR

1997-09-26

Seattle Mariner Ken Griffey Jr hits his 56th HR of 1997

1997-09-28

St Louis Cardinals Mark McGwire hits his 58th HR of 1997 (34 with Oak A's)

1998-01-04

A massive ice storm hits eastern Canada and the northeastern United States, continuing through January 10 and causing widespread destruction.

1998-02-20

US movie box office hits quickest $1 billion for year (51 days)

1998-03-14

An earthquake measuring 6.9 on the Richter scale hits southeastern Iran.

1998-05-30

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits northern Afghanistan, killing up to 5,000.

1998-12-31

US movie box office hits record $6.24 billion for year

1999-01-25

A 6.0 Richter scale earthquake hits western Colombia killing at least 1,000.

1999-10-29

Deadliest Indian Ocean tropical cyclone hits Orissa, India. This event was known as 1999 Orissa cyclone ever since.

2000-09-19

Ken Griffey, Jr. pinch-hits his 400th home run. The first major leaguer to reach the mark as a pinch-hitter

2001-01-26

An earthquake hits Gujarat, India, causing more than 20,000 deaths.

2001-02-13

An earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter Scale hits El Salvador, killing at least 400.

2001-02-28

The Nisqually Earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale hits the Nisqually Valley and the Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia area of the U.S. state of Washington.

2001-10-04

Barry Bonds hits his 70th home run, tying Mark McGwire for the most home runs hit in a single season

2001-10-05

Barry Bonds hits his 71st home run, breaking Mark McGwire's record of 70 for the most home runs hit in a single season (Bonds would end up with 73 in total)

2002-05-04

Barry Bonds hits his 400th home run as a Giant, leading his team to a 3-0 win over Cincinnati. Bonds is the first player to hit 400 homers for one team and 100 with another

2002-08-09

Barry Bonds hits his 600th career home run

2003-05-21

An earthquake hits northern Algeria killing more than 2,000 people.

2003-05-23

The Euro exceeds its initial trading value as it hits $1.18 for the first time since its introduction in 1999.

2003-08-16

U.S. Representative from South Dakota Bill Janklow hits and kills a motorcyclist with his car at a rural intersection near Trent, South Dakota; he will eventually be convicted of manslaughter and will resign from Congress.

2003-12-22

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits near San Simeon, California.

2004-04-13

Barry Bonds hits his 661st career home run, passing Willie Mays on the all-time list

2004-09-17

Barry Bonds hits his 700th career home run

2005-03-20

A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hits Fukuoka, Japan, its first major quake in over 100 years. One person is killed, hundreds are injured and evacuated.

2005-07-04

The Deep Impact collider hits the comet Tempel 1.

2005-08-18

Massive power blackout hits the Indonesian island of Java, affecting almost 100 million people.

2005-10-08

The Kashmir earthquake hits parts of northern South Asia at 03:50 UTC.

2006-01-08

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake with its epicenter just off the Greek island of Kythira hits much of the country and is felt throughout the entire eastern Mediterranean Sea.

2006-05-28

Barry Bonds hits his 715th career home run, passing Babe Ruth on the all-time list

2007-11-13

An explosion hits the south wing of the House of Representatives of the Philippines in Quezon City, killing four people, including Congressman Wahab Akbar, and wounding six.

2012-02-06

6.9 magnitude quake hits near the central Philipines with 43 confirmed deaths

2012-03-30

American Mega Millions lottery hits a world record lottery amount of 640 million dollars

2012-06-11

Five people are killed after an ambulance hits a roadside bomb in Afghanistan

2013-01-17

4 people are killed and over 2,000 are evacuated after a massive flood hits Jakarta, Indonesia

2013-04-23

A 1% flash crash hits the US stock market after a news agency was hacked and claimed injury to President Obama

2013-10-16

21 people are killed after a minibus hits a land mine in Nawa, Syria

2015-11-13

Wave of violent attacks hits Paris; dozens killed

2016-01-24

7.1 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

2016-02-28

Russian mine disaster death toll hits 36 after explosion during failed rescue effort

2016-04-03

One dead as plane hits car on California freeway

2016-04-17

Strong 7.8 earthquake hits off coast of Ecuador

2016-04-18

Drone hits British Airways plane approaching Heathrow Airport

2016-05-10

Large tornado hits south of Oklahoma City, two dead

2016-07-15

Nintendo surges to hit six-year high, Pokemon GO hits UK market

2016-09-13

Ortiz hits 536th HR, ties Mantle for 17th on career list

2017-04-07

Tim Tebow Hits Home Run in First Minor League At-Bat

2017-04-24

Japan's Nikkei hits near 3-week high on French vote relief, Sony climbs

2017-06-04

Albert Pujols hits 600th career homer; 9th to join club

2017-08-14

Rescuers pull out 46 bodies after landslide hits north India

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Hits - Birthdays
Date Event
1862-06-23

Joe Cassidy, High Life Hits Slippery Slim

1866-12-02

Henry Thacker Burleigh, Hits and Bits of 1938

1879-02-24

Leonard Trainor, Tempest Cody Hits the Trail

1889-03-19

George 'Doc' Rockwell, Hits of Today

1890-07-20

Freeman H. Owens, How Babe Ruth Hits a Home Run

1911-08-26

Lester Lanin, orchestra leader (40 Beatle Hits)

1920-05-16

Dave Philley, Paris, Texas, Major League Baseball switch-hitter (record 9 straight pinch hits), (d. 2012)

1922-02-05

Peter Leslie, Four Hits and a Mister

1922-10-25

Milt Moss, Patty Pits Wits, Two Brits Hits

1933-02-04

Barbara Beasley Murphy, Ace Hits the Big Time

1933-07-19

Mickie Monro, James Bond's Greatest Hits

1937-05-13

Jérôme Charyn, The Comic Strip Hits 100

1945-03-14

Walter Parazaider, Chicago Presents an Evening of Holiday Music and Greatest Hits

1947-05-17

Herbert Fechter, Große Hits des Austropop & 'One-Hit-Wonders'

1949-01-07

Scott LeDoux, After the Hits/Keeping Up with the Salahis/Back in Bellaire

1949-06-13

Dennis Locorriere, Dennis Locorriere: The Unique Voice of Dr. Hook - Hits and History Tour Live

1949-11-02

Rowland Salley, Chris Isaak Greatest Hits

1952-06-20

Ian Birch, 25 Years of Smash Hits

1952-08-13

Herb Ritts, Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory

1952-12-11

Carolyn Beug, Van Halen: Video Hits Vol. 1

1955-06-02

Michael Steele, Bangles Greatest Hits

1955-06-10

Kenney Dale Johnson, Chris Isaak Greatest Hits

1955-09-16

Robin Yount, baseballer (Milwaukee Brewers, MVP 1982, 1989, 3,142 hits)

1955-10-01

Howard Hewett, Howard Hewett: Intimate - Greatest Hits Live

1957-03-18

Richard Babcock, When the Bullet Hits the Bone

1957-04-06

Christophe Sirchis, The Comic Strip Hits 100

1960-07-13

Jukka Pitkänen, Ripa Hits the Skids

1960-10-06

Sergei Ponomarenko, Greatest Hits on Ice

1962-11-30

Björn B. Lindström, Ripa Hits the Skids

1964-01-03

Leonard, Hits des Jahres '99

1964-01-27

Miggi Drummond, 25 Years of Smash Hits

1964-06-10

Jimmy Chamberlin, The Smashing Pumpkins: 1991-2000 Greatest Hits Video Collection

1964-07-15

Hershel Yatovitz, Chris Isaak Greatest Hits

1964-08-14

Keith Howland, Chicago Presents an Evening of Holiday Music and Greatest Hits

1964-08-30

Steve Smith, After the Hits/Keeping Up with the Salahis/Back in Bellaire

1965-03-07

Sam Huber, Ripa Hits the Skids

1968-03-26

James Iha, The Smashing Pumpkins: 1991-2000 Greatest Hits Video Collection

1968-05-01

D'arcy Wretzky, The Smashing Pumpkins: 1991-2000 Greatest Hits Video Collection

1968-07-01

Mari Vainio, Ripa Hits the Skids

1969-03-25

J.M. Hurley, Shut Up and Play the Hits

1970-03-07

Petra Mede, Eurovision's Greatest Hits

1970-07-06

Roger Cicero, Die Hits des Jahrzehnts

1971-12-25

Tjeerd Oosterhuis, Avro Junior Songfestival: 5 jaar hits '03-'07

1972-06-05

Chuck Klosterman, Shut Up and Play the Hits

1972-07-17

Jesper N. Christiansen, Life Hits

1974-04-01

Kim Sasabone, TV Hits Awards 1999

1974-11-04

Louise Redknapp, Smash Hits Poll Winners Party 1997

1975-03-10

James Brayshaw, 20 Greatest Hits

1975-07-31

Roy den Burger, TV Hits Awards 1999

1976-07-10

Yorick Bakker, TV Hits Awards 1999

1976-11-11

Anne Hoppus, Blink 182: Greatest Hits

1978-06-01

Karen Kwan, Michelle Kwan Skates to Disney's Greatest Hits

1978-07-02

Paul Danan, TV Hits Awards 1999

1978-10-20

Denise van Rijswijk, TV Hits Awards 1999

1979-01-10

Chris Smith, Run-DMC: Together Forever - Greatest Hits 1983-2000

1979-07-16

Cornelia Patzelsberger, 1. Mottoshow - Greatest Hits

1983-01-19

Stephanie Tucker, MTV Hits

1983-07-04

Miriam Wimmer, 1. Mottoshow - Greatest Hits

1984-01-26

Laura Christensen, Life Hits

1984-04-23

Shannon McKain, The Gang Hits the Road

1984-08-08

Aaron Waltke, When the Moon Hits Your Eye

1985-06-08

Joey Moe, Life Hits

1987-06-01

Dominic Cole, Night Hits

1988-10-25

Roel Felius, Avro Junior Songfestival: 5 jaar hits '03-'07

1990-05-02

Annemarie Eilfeld, 1. Mottoshow - Greatest Hits

1992-08-06

Michelle Bowers, 1. Mottoshow - Greatest Hits

Hits - Deaths
Date Event
1940-07-28

Leonard Trainor, Tempest Cody Hits the Trail

1945-07-19

Joe Cassidy, High Life Hits Slippery Slim

1949-12-12

Henry Thacker Burleigh, Hits and Bits of 1938

1973-03-26

George Sisler, hall of famer 1st baseman (257 hits-1920), dies at 80

2001-02-18

Richard Babcock, When the Bullet Hits the Bone

2001-09-11

Carolyn Beug, Van Halen: Video Hits Vol. 1

2002-12-26

Herb Ritts, Michael Jackson: Video Greatest Hits - HIStory

2010-02-25

Mickie Monro, James Bond's Greatest Hits

2011-08-11

Scott LeDoux, After the Hits/Keeping Up with the Salahis/Back in Bellaire


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