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 This day in History - August 23
405 Historic Events for August 23
1930

Andy Ireland, (Rep-R-FL, 1977- )

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1930

Jack Bannister, cricketer (Warwickshire stalwart)/commentator (BBC)

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1930

John Fairclough, British scientific adviser

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1930

44th US Womens Tennis: Betty Nuthall beats Anna McCune Harper (61 64)

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1930

Michel Rocard, Courbevoie France, Prime Minister of France

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1931

Phila A's Lefty Grove, loses 1-0 (Browns) after winning 16 straight

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1931

Count Gyula K rolyi becomes premier of Hungary

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1931

45th US Womens Tennis: Helen Moody beats Eileen B Whitingstall (64 61)

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1931

Richard Vincent, British chief of Defense

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1932

Mark Russell, Buffalo NY, political satirist/pianist (Real People)

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1933

1st TV boxing match - Archie Sexton and Laurie Raiteri in London

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1933

Manfred Donike, chemist drug test pioneer

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1933

Adolph Loos, Austrian architect, dies at 62

Death
1933

Pete Wilson, (Sen-R-CA, 1983-88/Gov-R-Ca 1991- )

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1934

Barbara Eden, [Huffman], Tucson Az, actress (Dream of Jeannie)

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1934

Sonny Jurgensen, NFL quarterback (Wash Redskins)/sportscaster

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1934

Lojze Lebic, composer

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1934

Christian "Sonny" Jurgensen, NFL QB (Eagles, Redskins)

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1935

Roy Strong, writer/art historian/director (Victoria and Albert Museum)

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1935

Loren Rush, composer

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1935

Brendan Jackson, British air marshal

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1936

Rudy Lewis, rocker (Drifters)

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1936

17 year old Bob Feller's 1st game, he strikes out 15 St Louis Browns

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1937

Albert Charles Paul Marie Roussel, composer, dies at 68

Death
1938

Ronny Cox, actor/singer (Robocop, Dr John Gideon-St Elsewhere)

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