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 This day in History - June 23
370 Historic Events for June 23
1925

British warship fires on Hong Kong harbor strikers

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1926

8th govt of Briand van France forms

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1926

Lars Johan Werle, composer

Birth
1926

Commencement of the West Indies' 1st Test cricket match, at Lord's

Event
1927

Bob Fosse, Chicago Ill, choreographer/director (Cabaret, Damn Yankees)

Birth
1927

Lou Gehrig hits 3 HRs in 11-4 victory over Red Sox

Event
1928

Thomas H Rollinson, composer, dies at 84

Death
1929

Dave King, Twickenham England, comedian (Kraft Music Hall)

Birth
1929

Henri Pousseur, Malm‚dy Belgium, composer (Homo Habitis)

Birth
1929

June Carter Cash, Maces Spring Va, country singer (Johnny Cash Show)

Birth
1930

Chicago Cubs beat Philadelphia Phillies 21-8

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1930

Donn Fulton Eisele, Columbus Ohio, Col USAF/astronaut (Apollo 7)

Birth
1931

Urs Jaeggi, writer

Birth
1931

Wiley Post and Harold Catty took off for flight around world

Event
1932

Bob Blair, cricketer (NZ pace bowler in 19 Tests in 50s)

Birth
1932

Lou Gehrig plays 1,103rd successive game in a NY uniform, equaling Joe Sewell's record with one team (Cleveland)

Event
1933

Bert Convy, St Louis MO, game show host (Win, Lose or Draw)

Birth
1933

Don McNeill's Pepper Pot (Breakfast Club) begins 35« year run on NBC

Event
1935

Anthony Eden offers Mussolini, Somalian harbor

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1935

Gy”rgy K rp ti, Hungary, water polo (Olympic-gold-1952, 56, 64)

Birth
1936

Berend Boudewijn [van der Woude], Dutch TV host/director (Baantjer)

Birth
1938

Marineland opens in Florida-1st aquarium

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1938

Civil Aeronautics Authority (US) established

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1938

NYC Mayor LaGuardia assigns 21 cops to patrol subway

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1939

France turns over Sanjak of Alexandretta (Hatay) to Turkey

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