Historical Events For July - 23
Monday, 24 April 2017
1980 Soyuz 37 ferries 2 cosmonauts (1 Vietnamese) to Salyut 6 on this day in history.
1982 Vic Morrow, actor (Cimmaron), killed during "Twilight Zone" at 53 on July - 23.
1983 On this day in history georges Auric, French composer (It Always Rains on Sunday), dies at 84
1984 On July - 23 vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude
1984 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77 on this day in history.
1985 On this day in history kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79
1986 On July - 23 britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
1986 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1988 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks record 8 field goals vs Edmonton (CFL) on July - 23.
1988 Jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies on this day in history.
1989 FOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted) on this day in history.
1989 Winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
1991 On July - 23 james Farentino of Dynasty arrested in Canada for cocaine possession
1991 On this day in history uSSR applies for full membership of the IMF and World Bank
1992 On July - 23 arletty, French actress (Hotel, Longest Day), dies at 94
1993 Sarah Deal becomes first women Marine selected for naval aviation training on this day in history.
1993 Widespread flooding on the Mississippi river, USA on this day in history.
1993 James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC on this day in history.
1994 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80 on July - 23.
1995 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52 on July - 23.
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1997 On July - 23 andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide
2005 A series of blasts in a resort town in Egypt. See July 23, 205 Sharm el-Sheikh attacks on this day in history.
2009 On July - 23 mark Buehrle of e Chicago White Sox becomes e 18 pitcher to row a perfect game in Major League Baseball hiory, defeating e Tampa Bay Rays 5-0.
2012 A series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people on this day in history.
2013 On July - 23 19 people are killed and 22 are injure after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand
2014 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony on July - 23.