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 This day in History - June 23
370 Historic Events for June 23
1915

Yanks get record 16 walks and 3 wild pitches beat A's Bruno Hass, 15-0

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1915

Zeb Turner, country-rock performer (Chew Tobacco Rag)

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1915

Dennis Price, Twyford England, actor (Adventurers, Millionairess)

Birth
1916

Irene Worth, [Hattie Abrams], Nebraska, actress (Nicolas and Alexandra)

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1916

Victor Chapman, US legionaire/WW I pilot, killed

Death
1916

Len Hutton, cricketer (England opener, 364 v Australia The Oval 1938)

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1917

Ammunition factory in Boleweg Bohemia explodes, killing 1,000

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1917

Ernie Shore replaces Red Sox pitcher Babe Ruth with a runner on, he throws him out and retires all 26 he faces for a perfect game

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1917

31st US Womens Tennis: Molla Mallory beat Marion Vanderhoef (46 60 62)

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1917

Sid Watters Jr, horse trainer

Birth
1918

Boston Red Sox Dutch Leonard's 2nd no-hitter beats Tigers, 5-0

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1919

Marcus Garvey's Universal Negro Improvement Assn (UNIA) incorporates

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1919

Amy G C A Bonet-Maury, French reformed theologist, dies

Death
1919

Nitti govt forms in Italy

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1920

Paul Des Marais, composer

Birth
1921

Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1964- )

Birth
1922

57th British Golf Open: Walter Hagen shoots a 300 at Royal St George

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1922

Leonard Dorfman, horse trainer

Birth
1922

Francis Thorne, Bay Shore NY, composer (Burlesque Overture)

Birth
1924

8 month Twenste textile strike ends

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1924

Cecil [James] Sharp, English folk musician, dies at 64

Death
1925

Art Modell, owner (Cleveland Browns, Baltimore Ravens, Modells Stores)

Birth
1925

Richard Barber, cricketer (scored 12 and 5 in only Test NZ v WI 1956)

Birth
1925

Amada Galvez Santos Ocampo, composer

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1925

Landslides create 3-mile long "Slide Lake" (Gros Ventre Wyoming)

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