What Happened on July 23, 1971

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • The British Army carry out early morning raids across Northern Ireland and arrest 48 people

Famous Birthdays

  • Aimee Rinehart, Miss Missouri USA (1996)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Alison Krauss, American bluegrass musician (Raising Sand), born in Decatur, Illinois

Country Singer and Musician Alison Krauss
Country Singer and Musician
Alison Krauss
  • Christopher Lee, Singaporean actor and model
  • Dalvin DeGrate, American singer

Famous Deaths

  • Van Heflin, actor (Great Adventure), dies at 60