Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Saturday, 20 December 2014
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 On this day in history georges Auric, French composer (It Always Rains on Sunday), dies at 84
1984 Vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude on July - 23.
1984 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77 on this day in history.
1985 Kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79 on this day in history.
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 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 On July - 23 fOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted)
1989 Winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas on July - 23.
1990 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86 on July - 23.
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 this day in history arletty, French actress (Hotel, Longest Day), dies at 94
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 On July - 23 james Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC
1994 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1995 On July - 23 bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide
2005 On July - 23 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 A series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people on this day in history.
2013 19 people are killed and 22 are injure after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand on July - 23.