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 This day in History - October 23
334 Historic Events for October 23
1986

Lino Ventura, actor (French Detective, Slap, Jig-Saw), dies at 67

Death
1986

Edward A Doisy Sr, discoverer of vitamin K (Nobel 1943), dies at 92

Death
1987

France performs nuclear test at Muruora Island

Event
1987

Dutch Govt gived Fokker's Aircraft Ÿ212 million credit

Event
1987

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1988

Robert Bork's supreme court nomination rejected by US Senate

Event
1988

Boston Celtics play Spain in Madrid

Event
1989

US 62nd manned space mission STS 34 (Atlantis 5) returns from space

Event
1989

William Nicholson's "Shadowlands," premieres in London

Event
1989

George Harrison releases "Best of Dark Horse 1976-89" album

Event
1989

Hungary proclaims itself a republic and declares communist rule ended

Event
1989

Browns' Bernie Kosar sets club record with a 97-yard TD pass

Event
1990

Louis Althusser, French philosopher, dies

Death
1990

Iraq announces release of 330 French hostages

Event
1991

"Les Miserables," opens at Mogador Theatre, Paris

Event
1991

Clarence Thomas, sworn in as Supreme Court Justice

Event
1991

Dr Jack Kevorkian's suicide machine kills 2 women

Event
1991

Lance Baker, dies at 31

Death
1992

Kees Spermon, Dutch painter/graphic artist, dies

Death
1993

7 killed by IRA-bomb attack in Belfast

Event
1993

Tor Blue Jays beat Phila Phillies, 4 games to 2, in 89th World Series

Event
1993

Paramilitia kills 22 demonstrators at Bijbihara Kashmir

Event
1994

Robert Lansing, actor (Blade Runner, Equalizer), dies of cancer at 66

Death
1994

William Leonard, head (CBS News), dies of a stroke at 78

Death
1994

3rd Solheim Cup: US beats Europe, 13-7 at Greenbrier WV

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