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 This day in History - June 23
370 Historic Events for June 23
1969

French government of Couve de Murville resigns

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1969

Warren E Burger sworn in as Supreme Court Chief Justice

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1969

Joe Frazier TKOs Jerry Quarry in 8 for heavyweight boxing title

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1969

Elbert Ellis, NFL wide receiver (Carolina Panthers, GB Packers)

Birth
1970

Charles Rangel defeats Adam Clayton Powell in Democratic primary

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1970

"Red Skelton Show," last airs on CBS-TV, moved to NBC-TV

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1970

Rocker Chubby Checker arrested for marijuana possession

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1970

A C Earl, NBA center (Toronto Raptors)

Birth
1970

Kerri Ann Buchberger, Russell Manitoba, volleyballer (Olympics-96)

Birth
1970

Mike Bartrum, tight end (New England Patriots)

Birth
1970

Robert Brooks, NFL wide reciever (Green Bay Packers-Superbowl 31)

Birth
1970

Roger Knarren, soccer player (MVV)

Birth
1970

Rich Manning, NBA center (Vancouver Grizzlies)

Birth
1971

Felix Potvin, Anjou, NHL goalie (Toronto Maple Leafs)

Birth
1971

Joe Rumolo, CFL defensive linebacker (Hamilton Tiger Cats)

Birth
1971

Walter Schulthess, composer, dies at 76

Death
1971

George Blagoi, entertainer, dies

Death
1971

Phillies Rick Wise no-hits Cincinnati Reds, 4-0

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1971

WTVP TV channel 47 in Peoria, IL (PBS) begins broadcasting

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1972

Larry Whigham, NFL safety (NE Patriots)

Birth
1972

Elton Britt, country singer (Sat Night Jamboree), dies at 54

Death
1972

Cory Schlesinger, NHL running back (Detroit Lions)

Birth
1972

Pres Nixon signs act barring sex discrimination in college sports

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1972

Nixon and Haldeman agree to use CIA to cover up Watergate

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1972

Hurricane Agnes is costliest natural disaster in American history

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