Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Friday, 06 March 2015
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 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 On July - 23 lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77
1985 Kay Kyser, bandleader (Kay Kyser's Kollege), dies at 79 on July - 23.
1986 Britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson on July - 23.
1986 On July - 23 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 On this day in history 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 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history james Farentino of Dynasty arrested in Canada for cocaine possession
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 this day in history sarah Deal becomes first women Marine selected for naval aviation training.
1993 On July - 23 widespread flooding on the Mississippi river, USA
1993 James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC on July - 23.
1994 On this day in history aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80
1995 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63
1997 On this day in history 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 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 July - 23.
2012 On this day in history a series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people
2013 On this day in history 19 people are killed and 22 are injure after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand
2014 On this day in history 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony