Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 10 February 2016
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 July - 23.
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 this day in history.
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 On July - 23 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 Jahangir Khan, cricketer (4 Tests for India 1932-36), dies on this day in history.
1989 FOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for first time (America's Most Wanted) on July - 23.
1989 On this day in history winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas
1990 On this day in history 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 July - 23 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 this day in history sarah Deal becomes first women Marine selected for naval aviation training.
1993 Widespread flooding on the Mississippi river, USA on July - 23.
1993 James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC on this day in history.
1994 On July - 23 aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80
1995 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52 on July - 23.
1996 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63 on July - 23.
1997 On this day in history andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide
2005 On July - 23 a series of blasts in a resort town in Egypt. See July 23, 205 Sharm el-Sheikh attacks.
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 On this day in history a series of attacks across Iraq kill 103 people
2013 On July - 23 19 people are killed and 22 are injure after a tour bus collides with a truck in Saraburi, Thailand
2014 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow holds its opening ceremony on July - 23.