Historical Events For July - 23
Sunday, 24 September 2017
1980 On July - 23 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 Lloyd Gough, actor (Black Bart, Tolsa), dies of aortic aneurism at 77 on July - 23.
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 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on July - 23.
1988 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks record 8 field goals vs Edmonton (CFL) on July - 23.
1988 On this day in history jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies
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 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 On July - 23 uSSR applies for full membership of the IMF and World Bank
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 this day in history.
1995 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52 on July - 23.
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1997 Andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide on July - 23.
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 On this day in history 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 July - 23.
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