Historical Events For July - 23
Wednesday, 22 March 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 Georges Auric, French composer (It Always Rains on Sunday), dies at 84 on July - 23.
1984 On this day in history vanessa Williams, first black Miss America, resigns due to posing nude
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 this day in history.
1986 Jouko Paavo Kalervo Tolonen, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.
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 Winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith Arkansas on this day in history.
1990 Georges Flamant, actor (La Chienne), dies in Paris at 86 on July - 23.
1991 On July - 23 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 On this day in history 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 On July - 23 widespread flooding on the Mississippi river, USA
1993 On July - 23 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 On this day in history aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63
1997 Andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide on this day in history.
2005 A series of blasts in a resort town in Egypt. See July 23, 205 Sharm el-Sheikh attacks on July - 23.
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