Historical Events For July - 23
Saturday, 03 December 2016
1980 On this day in history soyuz 37 ferries 2 cosmonauts (1 Vietnamese) to Salyut 6
1982 Vic Morrow, actor (Cimmaron), killed during "Twilight Zone" at 53 on this day in history.
1983 Georges Auric, French composer (It Always Rains on Sunday), dies at 84 on this day in history.
1984 Vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude on July - 23.
1984 On this day in history lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77
1985 On July - 23 kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79
1986 On this day in history britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
1986 On this day in history jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
1988 On this day in history saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks record 8 field goals vs Edmonton (CFL)
1988 Jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies on July - 23.
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 July - 23 georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86
1991 James Farentino of Dynasty arrested in Canada for cocaine possession on July - 23.
1991 USSR applies for full membership of the IMF and World Bank on this day in history.
1992 Arletty, French actress (Hotel, Longest Day), dies at 94 on July - 23.
1993 On July - 23 sarah Deal becomes first women Marine selected for naval aviation training.
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 On this day in history bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52
1996 On July - 23 aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63
1997 On this day in history andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide
2005 On this day in history a series of blasts in a resort town in Egypt. See July 23, 205 Sharm el-Sheikh attacks.
2009 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 on this day in history.
2012 On July - 23 a series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people
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.