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 This day in History - October 23
334 Historic Events for October 23
1917

Lenin speaks against Kamenev, Kollontai, Stalin and Trotsky

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1918

Actor Charlie Chaplin (29) weds Mildred Harris (17)

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1918

Peggy Moran, actress (Double Date, Horror Island)

Birth
1918

James Daly, Wisc, actor (Medical Center)

Birth
1919

Romberg and Atteridge's musical "Passing Show," premieres in NYC

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1920

Chicago grand jury indicts Abe Attell, Hal Chase, and Bill Burns as go-betweens in Black Sox World Series scandal

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1921

Leos Janacek's opera "K t'a Kabanov ," premieres in Brno

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1921

John B Dunlop, Scottish inventor air tire (Dunlop Rubber), dies at 81

Death
1921

Green Bay Packers play 1st NFL game, 7-6 win over Minneapolis

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1921

Tom Manders, Dutch cabaret artist (Dorus)

Birth
1922

Coleen Gray, Staplehurst Nebraska, actress (Apache Drums)

Birth
1922

Channing Pollock's "Fool," premieres in NYC

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1922

Conservative A Bonar forms new govt in England

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1922

Stuart Sloan, war hero/test pilot

Birth
1923

Babe Ruth makes a postseason exhibition appearance in a Giants uniform

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1923

Giants defeat Balt Orioles 9-0 to benefit former Giants owner John Day

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1923

Frank Sutton, Clarksville Tenn, actor (Sgt Carter-Gomer Pyle USMC)

Birth
1923

Ned Rorem, Richmond Indiana, composer/author (Sky Music)

Birth
1925

Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer, dies at 50

Death
1925

Nanni Loy, film director

Birth
1925

Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer/conductor (Never on Sunday)

Birth
1925

Johnny Carson, Corning Iowa, comedian (Tonight Show, Who Do You Trust)

Birth
1927

Town of Netanya Israel founded by Nathan Strauss

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1927

Dezs” Gyarmati, Hungary, water polo player (Olympic-gold-1956, 60, 64)

Birth
1927

Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Roxy)

Birth