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 This day in History - May 23
444 Historic Events for May 23
1960

WKBM TV (now WLII) channel 11 in Caguas/San Juan, PR 1st broadcast

Event
1960

WGTV TV channel 8 in Athens-Atlanta, GA (PBS) begins broadcasting

Event
1960

WRCA radio changes call letters back to WNBC (NYC)

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1960

Israel announces capture of Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Argentina

Event
1960

Georges Claude, engineer/inventor, dies

Death
1960

"Got A Girl" by The Four Preps hits #24

Event
1960

"Finian's Rainbow" opens at 46th St Theater NYC for 12 performances

Event
1960

Theo Vogelaars, pop bassist (Tr‚ÄĚckener Kecks/Paid Love)

Birth
1961

Drew Carey, Cleve Oh, actor/comedian (Drew-Drew Carey Show)

Birth
1961

Joan Davis, comedic actress (I Married Joan), dies at 53

Death
1961

Dave Babych, Edmonton, NHL defenseman (Vancouver Canucks)

Birth
1961

Kevin Romine, baseball player

Birth
1962

Keith Brantley, Scott AFB Ill, marathoner (Olympics-96)

Birth
1962

Karen Duffy, [Duff], NYC, MTV VJ/actress (Meet Wally Sparks)

Birth
1962

Joe Pepitone 2nd Yankee to hit 2 HRs in 1 inning (Joe DiMaggio)

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1962

Scott Carpenter orbits Earth 3 times in US Aurora 7

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1962

OAS leader general Raoul Salan sentenced to life

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1963

NBC purchases 1963 AFL championship game TV rights for $926,000

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1964

Dale Greig runs female marathon world record (3:27:45)

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1964

Staci Greason, Denver, actress (Isabella Toscando-Days of Our Lives)

Birth
1964

Kenny Gattison, NBA forward (Orlando Magic)

Birth
1965

Woorkeri Venkat Raman, cricketer (Indian slow left-arm all-rounder)

Birth
1965

James Hasty, NFL cornerback (KC Chiefs)

Birth
1965

Lilian Drescher, Venezuela, tennis star

Birth
1965

David Smith, sculptor, dies

Death