This Day in History :: 23 October
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23 October 1975 : Battle between Cuba and South Africa troops in Angola
23 October 1973 : Nixon agrees to turn over White House tape recordings to Judge Sirica
23 October 1973 : Yankee GM and President Lee MacPhail named AL President
23 October 1972 : "Pippin" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 1944 performances
23 October 1972 : Access credit cards introduced in Great Britain
23 October 1972 : WNJS TV channel 23 in Camden, New Jersey (PBS) begins broadcasting
23 October 1971 : WXLT (now WWSB) TV channel 40 in Sarasota-Bradenton, Florida (ABC) begins
23 October 1970 : Gary Gabelich sets auto speed record 622.4 mph (1,001 km/h)
23 October 1969 : "Jimmy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 84 performances
23 October 1968 : "Maggie Flynn" opens at ANTA Theater NYC for 82 performances
23 October 1968 : Kip Keino (Kenya) wins gold medal for 1,500m (3 min 34.9 seconds)
23 October 1967 : "Henry, Sweet Henry" opens at Palace Theater NYC for 80 performances
23 October 1967 : New Jersey Americans (later New York / New Jersey Nets) play 1st ABA game
23 October 1966 : Sandra Spuzich / Jack Rule wins Haig and Haig Scotch Mixed Foursome Golf
23 October 1964 : Time Magazine uses term "op art" for 1st time









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