Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 25 May 2016
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 Vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude on this day in history.
1984 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77 on July - 23.
1985 On this day in history kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79
1986 Britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson on this day in history.
1986 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1988 On July - 23 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 this day in history fOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted)
1989 Winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas on this day in history.
1990 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86 on this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1993 On this day in history james Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC
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 July - 23 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 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 On July - 23 a series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people
2013 19 people are killed and 22 are injure after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand on this day in history.
2014 On this day in history 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony