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 This day in History - November 23
395 Historic Events for November 23
1975

Sandra Haynie wins LPGA Greater Ft Myers Golf Classic

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1976

Andr‚ Malraux, [Berger], author (Conquerors)/min of Culture, dies

Death
1976

Adriana Cano Garcia, Miss Uruguay Universe (1997)

Birth
1976

US performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

Event
1976

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

Event
1977

European weather satellite Meteosat 1 launched from Cape Canaveral

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1977

"Jesus Christ Superstar" opens at Longacre Theater NYC for 96 perfs

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1978

Aliane Baquerot, NYC, rhythmic gymnast (US team-96)

Birth
1979

Merle Oberon, actress (Assignment Foreign Legion), dies at 68

Death
1979

Pink Floyd's "The Wall" released, sells 6 million copies in 2 weeks

Event
1980

Herby Wade, cricketer (South African capt 10 Tests 1935-36), dies

Death
1980

4,800 die in series of earthquakes that devastated southern Italy

Event
1980

68th CFL Grey Cup: Edmonton Eskimos defeats Hamilton Tiger-Cats, 48-10

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1980

National Black Independent Party forms

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1980

Thien-an Thich, Zen teacher/Vietnamese Rinzai line, dies in LA at 54

Death
1982

"Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47

Death
1982

NY Islanders and Minn North Stars play to an 8-8 tie

Event
1982

FCC drops limits on duration and frequency of TV ads

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1982

Challenger moves to Vandenberg AFB and mated for STS-6

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1983

USSR leave weapon disarmament talks

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1983

Soyuz T-9 lands

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1984

Limited-over intl cricket debut for Wasim Akram, v NZ

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1984

Test Cricket debut of David Boon age 23 and Bob Holland age 38 (v WI)

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1984

USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR

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1984

Boston College QB Doug Flutie passes (472 yards), including game ending 48 yard TD (Hail Mary Pass) to end game and beat Miami 47-45

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