Historical Events In November - 23
Sunday, 13 June 2021
1960 On November - 23 dodgers outfielder Frank Howard is voted NL Rookie of Year
1962 Gloria Gordon, actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 81 on November - 23.
1963 Horatio Alger Society founded on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history jFK's body, lay in repose in East Room of White House
1964 Beatles release "I Feel Fine" &"She's a Woman" on November - 23.
1965 On this day in history franc Debenham, Australian geographer/geologer, dies at 81
1967 Freddie Martin, cricket WI batsman, (9 Tests 486 runs 1 century), dies on November - 23.
1969 On this day in history the first space-to-ground news conference was telecast this day. Reporters in Houston submitted written questions to a lieutenant at the Houston NASA base, who read them to astronauts aboard Apollo 12.
1970 On this day in history secretary of Defense Melvin Laird discloses the November 21U.S. raid on the North Vietnamese prison camp at Son Tay. The raid was conducted almost flawlessly, but no prisoners of war were found in the camp. They had been moved earlier to other locations.
1970 Yusuf Bin Ishak, president of Singapore 1965-70, dies at about 60 on November - 23.
1971 On November - 23 china People's Republic seated in UN Security Council
1971 Lisle Nagel, Australian cricket opening bowler (1932), dies on this day in history.
1972 Marie Wilson, actress (My Friend Irma), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1973 Claire Dodd, actress (Ex-Lady, In the Navy), dies after illness at 64 on this day in history.
1974 On this day in history cornelius Ryan, war reporter/historian (Bridge too Far), dies at 54
1976 Andre Malraux, [Berger], author (Conquerors)/min of Culture, dies on this day in history.
1977 On November - 23 european weather satellite Meteosat 1 launched from Cape Canaveral
1979 Merle Oberon, actress (Assignment Foreign Legion), dies at 68 on November - 23.
1980 4,800 die in series of earthquakes that devastated southern Italy on November - 23.
1980 Herby Wade, cricketer (South African capt 10 Tests 1935-36), dies on November - 23.
1982 On this day in history challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB and mated for STS-6
1982 "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1985 On November - 23 58 die as Egyptian commandos storm hijacked Egyptair jet in Malta
1985 Retired CIA analyst Larry Wu-tai Chin, arrested of spying for China on this day in history.
1987 The Chicago Board of Trade took its own precautionary steps, implementing a daily price ceiling on the Major Market Index future, as well as the Institutional Index future on November - 23.
1988 South Africa Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six on November - 23.
1988 On this day in history wayne Gretzky scores his 600th NHL goal
1988 South Africa: Botha reprieves Sharpeville Six on November - 23.
1989 On this day in history pilots Union give up sympathy strike against Eastern Airlines
1990 On this day in history bo Diaz, catcher, crushed to death by a satellite dish at 37
1991 On November - 23 evander Hollyfield retains HW boxing title, KOs Bert Cooper in 7
1991 Ken Uehara, actor (Honolulu-Tokyo), dies of heart failure at 82 on this day in history.
1992 Ray Acuff, country singer (Wahbash Cannonball), dies on this day in history.
1993 On November - 23 gerarda "Meik" Rueter, sculptor, dies at 89