Historical Events In July - 23
Tuesday, 24 April 2018
1980 Soyuz 37 ferries 2 cosmonauts (1 Vietnamese) to Salyut 6 on July - 23.
1982 On this day in history vic Morrow, actor (Cimmaron), killed during "Twilight Zone" at 53
1983 On July - 23 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 On this day in history lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77
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 July - 23.
1986 On this day in history jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
1988 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks record 8 field goals vs Edmonton (CFL) on this day in history.
1988 On July - 23 jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies
1989 FOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted) on this day in history.
1989 On July - 23 winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history sarah Deal becomes first women Marine selected for naval aviation training.
1993 On this day in history widespread flooding on the Mississippi river, USA
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 this day in history.
1995 On July - 23 bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on July - 23.
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 July - 23.
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 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 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history 104th Tour de France won by Chris Froome of Great Britain, his 4th win
2017 Women's Cricket World Cup: England beat India by 9 runs in the final at Lords in London on July - 23.
2017 On this day in history 146th British Golf Open Championship: American Jordan Spieth shoots a 268 to win at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport