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Today In History - October 23rd
YearHistoric Event
1679Meal Tub Plot against James II of England.
1790Slaves revolt in Haiti (later suppressed).
1864Union Gen. Samuel R. Curtis defeats Conf Gen. Stirling Price
1910Blanche Scott became 1st woman solo a public airplane flight
191525 000 women marched in NYC demanding the right to vote
1941Walt Disney's "Dumbo" is released
1942During WW II Britain launches major offensive at El Alamein Egypt
1946UN Gen Assembly convenes in NY for 1st time in Flushing Meadow.
19561st video recording on magnetic tape televised coast-to-coast
1956Revolt against Stalinist policies began in Hungary
1958Soviet novelist Boris Pasternak wins Nobel Prize for Literature
1973President Nixon agrees to turn over White House tape recordings
1975Islander Glenn Resch's 5th shut-out opponent - Flyers 3-0
1977By 2/3 majority Panamanians vote to approve the new Canal treaties
1980Soviet Premier Alexei Kosygin resigns due to illness.
1983241 US Marines & sailors die in a terrorist suicide attack in Beriut

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