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 This day in History - July 23
415 Historic Events for July 23
1921

Edward Gourdin of US, sets then long jump record at 25' 2 3/4"

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1921

Chinese communist party forms under Henk Sneevliet

Event
1921

David Lawmn, CEO (Prestige Group)

Birth
1921

Jerome Rosen, composer

Birth
1921

Peter Twiss, test pilot

Birth
1921

Heinz Bennent, Aachen Germany, Actor (Possession)

Birth
1921

Calvert DeForest, Brooklyn NY, comedian (Larry "Bud" Melman)

Birth
1922

Moses Rosen, chief Rabbi of Romania

Birth
1924

Betsy Haworth, deacon/minister

Birth
1925

Pierre Baugniet, Belgium, pairs ice skater (Olympic-gold-1948)

Birth
1925

Gloria De Haven, LA, actress (Bog, Yellow Cab Man, Irene-Nakia)

Birth
1925

Donna Anderson, Akiak AK, actress (On the Beach

Birth
1925

NY Yankee Lou Gehrig hits his 1st of 23 career grand slammers

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1926

Belgian NMBS/SNCFB forms

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1926

Ludvik Vaculik, writer

Birth
1926

France govt of Poincar‚, forms

Event
1927

Saad Zaghlul, Egyptian parliament chairman, dies at 74

Death
1927

Elliot McKay See Jr, Dallas Texas, astronaut

Birth
1927

Al[fred] A McCandless, (Rep-R-CA, 1983- )

Birth
1928

Leon Fleisher, SF Calif, pianist/conductor (Annapolis Symph 1973-77)

Birth
1929

Andrew Rutherford, warden (Goldsmith's College)

Birth
1930

Pitts Pie Traynor ends both games with HRs (1st in 9th, 2nd in 13th)

Event
1930

Earthquake strikes Ariano Italy, 1,500 killed

Event
1930

Glenn Hammond Curtiss, aviation pioneer/airplane builder, dies at 52

Death
1931

Viktor Korchnoi, chess champ

Birth