Historical Events For July - 23
Tuesday, 21 November 2017
1980 Soyuz 37 ferries 2 cosmonauts (1 Vietnamese) to Salyut 6 on July - 23.
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 On July - 23 vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude
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 this day in history.
1986 On July - 23 britain's Prince Andrew marries Sarah Ferguson
1986 On July - 23 jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73
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 this day in history.
1989 On this day in history fOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted)
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 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 July - 23 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 James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC on July - 23.
1994 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80 on July - 23.
1995 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on July - 23.
1997 Andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide on July - 23.
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 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 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 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony on July - 23.