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 This day in History - July 23
415 Historic Events for July 23
1931

Richard Searby, deputy-chairman (News Corp Ltd-Australia)

Birth
1931

Jan Torell, Limhamm Sweden, director (New Land, Emigrants)

Birth
1931

Ashmore and Cartier Is in Indian Ocean transferred to Australia

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1931

France announces they can't afford to send a team to 1932 LA olympics

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1932

Alistair Graham, headmaster (Mill Hill School)

Birth
1933

Max Schillings, German composer/conductor (Mona Lisa), dies at 65

Death
1933

Bert Convy, St Louis Mo, actor (Snoop Sisters, Win Lose or Draw)

Birth
1933

Richard Rogers, English architect

Birth
1934

Bradman completes 304 at Headingley, 430 mins, 43 fours 2 sixes

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1934

Nicholas Barrington, high commissioner (Pakistan)

Birth
1935

Airplane crashes into the Empire State Building

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1935

Cleveland Dunkin, rocker (Penguins)

Birth
1936

Anthony M Kennedy, Sacramento CA, Supreme Court Justice

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1936

Anthony M Kennedy, Calif, 106th Supreme Court justice (1988- )

Birth
1936

Don Drysdale, Van Nuys Calif, pitcher (LA Dodgers-Cy Young 1962)

Birth
1937

Isolation of pituitary hormone announced (Yale University)

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1938

Ronny Cox, Cloudcroft Mass, actor (St Elsewhere)

Birth
1938

Bradman scores 103 in 178 mins on a Headingley sticky, 3rd Test

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1940

"Blitz" all-night air raid by German bombers on London begins

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1940

Don Imus, radio disc jockey (WNBC)

Birth
1940

Gary Stites, rock vocalist (Lonely For You)

Birth
1942

German troops conquer Rostow

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1942

John de Hont, Dutch guitarist (ZZ and Masks)

Birth
1942

Andrew Ducat, cricketer (England 1921), dies whilst batting at 56

Death
1942

Treblinka Concentration Camp destroyed

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