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 This day in History - January 23
412 Historic Events for January 23
1947

Roy Park, cricketer (prolific Victorian bat and official), dies

Death
1947

Thomas R Carper, (Rep-D-DE, 1983- )

Birth
1948

Test debut of Neil Harvey, v India at Adelaide

Event
1948

Anita Pointer, Oakland, rock vocalist (Pointer Sisters-She's So Shy)

Birth
1948

Bradman scores 201 in 272 mins v India, 21 fours 1 six

Event
1948

Huston's "Treasure of Sierra Madre" starring Humphrey Bogart opens

Event
1949

Robert Cabana, Minneapolis, Mjr USMC/astronaut (STS 41, 53, 68, sk:88)

Birth
1950

3rd edition of Joseph Kane's Famous 1st Facts published

Event
1950

William Cunningham, rock bassist/pianist (Box Tops-Letter)

Birth
1950

Israeli Knesset resolves Jerusalem is capital of Israel

Event
1950

NFL rule changes open way for 2-platoon system (offense and defense)

Event
1950

Rebel army of cap Raymond Westerner occupies Bandung

Event
1950

Bill Cunningham, rock keyboardist/bassist (Box Tops)

Birth
1950

Danny Federici, rocker (E Street Band)

Birth
1950

Patrick Simmons, guitarist/vocal (Doobie Brothers-Minute by Minute)

Birth
1950

Richard Dean Anderson, Minneapolis, actor (MacGyver, Emerald Pt NAS)

Birth
1950

Richard Gilliland, Ft Worth Tx, actor (Jonesy-Waltons, Tom-Heartland)

Birth
1950

AP picks "Miracle Braves" of 1914 as greatest sports upset

Event
1951

3rd Emmy Awards: Alan Young Show, Alan Young and Gertrude Berg

Event
1951

Michael Matz, equestrian show jumper (Olympics-silver-96)

Birth
1951

Margaret Johnson Bailes, Bronx NY, 4X100 runner (Olympic-gold-1968)

Birth
1952

Omar Henry, cricketer (1st colored player for South Africa 1992)

Birth
1953

Bobby Simpson makes 1st-class debut for NSW 16 yrs 357 days

Event
1953

Pat Haden, Westbury, NY, NFL quarterback (LA Rams)

Birth
1953

NFL's National and American conference become Eastern and Western conf

Event