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 This day in History - June 23
370 Historic Events for June 23
1993

Lorena Gallo Bobbitt amputates husband's John Wayne Bobbitt's penis

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1993

UN authorizes worldwide oil embargo against Haiti

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1994

South Africa reclaims its seat in UN

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1994

Stanley Gebler Davies, journalist/drinker, dies at 50

Death
1994

Piet van Elk, cartoonist, dies at 74

Death
1994

Alan Frank, music publisher, dies at 83

Death
1994

Replay shows A's Bobby Witt beat KC's Gagne to 1st in 6th but ump Gary Cedarstrom calls him safe, runing Witt's perfect game

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1995

Jonas Salk, biologist (Polio vaccine), dies of heart failure

Death
1996

Andreas George Papandreou, PM of Greece (1981-89, 93-96), dies at 76

Death
1996

Angelo John Novarese, record company founder, dies at 72

Death
1996

Elbert Parr Tuttle, lawyer/judge, dies at 98

Death
1996

Pasqualino de Santis, cinematographer, dies at 69

Death
1996

William Walsh, academic, dies at 80

Death
1996

"Tartuffe: Born Again" closes at Circle in Sq NYC after 29 perfs

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1996

Nintendo 64 goes on sale in Japan

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1996

Dottie Pepper wins LPGA Rochester International Golf Tournament

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1997

Dow Jones drops 192.25 pts

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1997

"Wino" Willie Forkner, biker (Wild One), dies of heart attack at 77

Death
1997

Betty Shabazz, widow of Malcolm X, suffering from burns, dies at 63

Death
2004

Bob Dylan accepts honorary doctor of music degree from the University of St Andrews, Scotland's oldest university

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