Historical Events In July - 23
Friday, 31 March 2023
1936 On July - 23 anthony M Kennedy, Sacramento CA, Supreme Court Justice
1937 Isolation of pituitary hormone announced (Yale University) on this day in history.
1938 C Jackson discovers asteroid #1468 Zomba on July - 23.
1938 On July - 23 bradman scores 103 in 178 mins on a Headingley sticky, 3rd Test
1940 "Blitz" begins, all-night raid on London on July - 23.
1940 On this day in history "Blitz" all-night air raid by German bombers on London begins
1942 German troops conquer Rostow on this day in history.
1942 On July - 23 andrew Ducat, cricketer (England 1921), dies whilst batting at 56
1943 On this day in history battle of Koersk, USSR ends in Nazi defeat (6,000 tanks)
1943 On this day in history emanuel Querido, publisher (Sobibor), dies
1944 US forces invade Japanese-held Tinian in WW II on this day in history.
1944 On July - 23 chicago Cubs Bill Nicholson hits 4 HRs in a doubleheader
1944 Bernard M Cohen, attorney, killed at Belsen concentration camp on this day in history.
1945 On this day in history marshal Henri Pétain, leader Vichy-regime, goes on trial
1946 On July - 23 menachem Begins opposition group bombs King David Hotel
1946 On July - 23 james Maxton, politician, dies
1947 First Navy all jet squadron (VF-17A) receives its first aircraft (FH) on this day in history.
1947 The first US Navy air squadron of jets, Quonset Point, RI on this day in history.
1947 On this day in history 1st (US Navy) air squadron of jets, Quonset Point, RI
1948 On this day in history progressive party convention nominates Henry Wallace for President
1948 On this day in history uSS Putnum (DD-757) evacuates U.N. team from Haifa, Israel and becomes first U.S. Navy ship to fly the U.N. flag.
1948 On this day in history d[avid] W[ark] Griffith, US director/producer, dies
1949 On this day in history test Cricket debut of Brian Close aged 18 years 149 days
1950 On July - 23 uSS Boxer sets record crossing of Pacific to bring aircraft, troops, and supplies to Korea at start of the Conflict
1951 On July - 23 henri Philippe Pétain, French marshal (Verdun/Vichy regime), dies
1952 On this day in history general Neguib seizes power, Monarchy overthrown in Egypt (Natl Day)
1952 On this day in history military stage a coup in Egypt, forcing King Farouk to abdicate
1955 NY Yankees Bob Cerv & E Howard are 1st to hit consecutive pinch HRs on July - 23.
1955 On July - 23 betsy van Es, Flemish actress (Un soir de joie), dies at 55
1956 Bell X-2 rocket plane sets world aircraft speed record of 3,050 kph on July - 23.
1957 G Tomasi di Lampedusa, writer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1958 The first 4 women named to peerage in House of Lords on July - 23.
1958 On July - 23 uSS Nautilus (SSN-571) departs Pearl Harbor for first submerged transit of North Pole.
1958 1st 4 women named to peerage in House of Lords on this day in history.
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