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 This day in History - May 23
444 Historic Events for May 23
1991

US Supreme Court bars subsidized clinics from discussing abortion

Event
1992

Giovanni Falcone, anti-mafia judge (Palermo), murdered

Death
1992

Atahualpa Yupanqui, Argentine singer/composer/poet/guitarist, dies

Death
1992

NY Yankees play in their 4th straight extra inning game

Event
1992

Pres Bush orders Coast Guard to intercept boats with Haitian refugees

Event
1993

Val Skinner wins LPGA Lady Keystone Golf Open

Event
1993

James Millhollin, actor (Anston Foster-Grindl), dies at 77

Death
1994

270 pilgrims dies in bustle round Mina Saudi-Arabia

Event
1994

Joe Pass, US jazz guitarist (The Trio), dies at 65

Death
1994

Carl Althoff, German circus director, dies at 82

Death
1994

Star Trek The Next Generation, finale airs this week in syndication

Event
1994

Roman Herzog elected president of Germany

Event
1995

47th time opposing pitchers hit HRS, K Foster (Cubs)/M Freeman (Rocks)

Event
1996

Dorothy Hyson, actress (Spare a Copper, Sing as We Go), dies at 81

Death
1996

Kronid Arkadyevich Lyubarsky, human rights activist, dies at 61

Death
1996

Patrick Cargill, actor (Up Pompeii, Magic Christian), dies at 77

Death
1996

Fred Norris of the Howard Stern show changes his name legally to Eric

Event
1997

Mel Karmazin replaces Peter Lund as CEO of CBS TV

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1997

"King David," closes at New Amsterdam Theater NYC

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