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Historical Events In May - 23

Thursday, 25 April 2019

1949  Federal Republic of [West] Germany proclaimed (Republic Day) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1952  Georg Alfred Schumann, composer, dies at 85 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1953  On this day in history schools first use Cliff's Notes  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1954  On May - 23 h R Bromley-Davenport, cricketer (batted in 4 Tests for England), dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  Presbyterian Church begins accepting women ministers on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1956  World Trade Center dedicated in Ferry Building, San Fransisco on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1958  On May - 23 mao Tse Tung starts "Great leap forward" movement in China  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  "Got A Girl" by The Four Preps hits #24 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  On this day in history israel announced capture of Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Argentina  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1960  Georges Claude, engineer/inventor, dies on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1961  On this day in history joan Davis, comedic actress (I Married Joan), dies at 53  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  OAS leader General Raoul Salan sentenced to life on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1962  Scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7 on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1963  On this day in history nBC purchases 1963 AFL championship game TV rights for $926,000  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On this day in history dale Greig runs female marathon world record (3 27 45)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1964  On this day in history dale Greig runs female marathon world record (3:27:45)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On this day in history franz Jonas elected president of Austria  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  Pontoon ferry overturned on Shire River Malawi, kills 150 on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1965  On this day in history david Smith, sculptor, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  The Beatles release "Paperback Writer" on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1966  On May - 23 ruth Gates, Denton TX, actress (Aunt Jenny-Mama), dies at 79  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  On May - 23 "GO Transit" is inaugurated by the Province of Ontario between Pickering, Toronto, Oakville and Hamilton under an operating agreement with Canadian National.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1967  On May - 23 philip Coolidge, actor (I Want to Live, Tingler), dies at 58  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On this day in history aC Milan wins 8th Europe Cup II in Rotterdam  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  Beatles open 2nd Apple Boutique at 161 New Kings Road, London on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On May - 23 south Island, New Zealand a 7.1 quake was the strongest in 8 years in the area, and resulted in three deaths, 14 injuries, and damage estimated at about $3 million.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1968  On this day in history james Burke, actor (Ellery Queen, Army Surgeon), dies at 81  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  On this day in history bBC orders 13 episodes of Monty Python's Flying Circus  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Lauwerszee Dike in Holland closes on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  The Who release the rock opera "Tommy" on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1969  Diane Aubrey, actress (Haunted Strangler), dies of heart attack at 79 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  Grateful Dead's first perfomance outside of the US (England) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  USSR performs nuclear test (underground) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1970  On May - 23 nydia Westman, actress (Going My Way, Young Mr Bobbins), dies at 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1052  King Philip I of France (d. 1108) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1100  Emperor Qinzong of China (d. 1161) was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1598  Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, baptized was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1606  On May - 23 birth of juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Spanish writer (d. 1682)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1617  Elias Ashmole, antiquary was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1620  Pieter Neefs, the Younger, Flemish painter, baptized was born on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1644  Thomas Eisenhut, composer was born on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1696  On May - 23 birth of johann Caspar Vogler, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1125  Hendrik V, Roman catholics German king/emperor (1098/1111-25), dies on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1153  On this day in history david I, king of Scotland (1124-53), dies at about 68  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1304  On this day in history death of jehan de Lescurel, French poet and composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1423  Benedict XIII, [Pedro the Luna], Spanish Pope (1394-1423), dies on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1498  Death of Girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45 on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1523  Death of Ashikaga Yoshitane, Japanese shogun (b. 1466) on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1524  Death of Ismail I, Shah of Persia (b. 1487) on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1568  Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on May - 23.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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