What Happened on July 23rd, 1989

Day of Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 118th British Golf Open: Mark Calcavecchia shoots a 275 at Royal Troon
  • 76th Tour de France won by Greg LeMond of USA
  • Amy Alcott wins LPGA Boston Five Golf Classic
  • FOX-TV tops ABC, NBC & CBS for 1st time (America's Most Wanted)
  • Winds gust to 85 MPH at Fort Smith, Arkansas

Famous Birthdays

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Daniel Radcliffe, actor (Harry Pottter in the Harry Potter series of movies), born in London, England

Famous Deaths

  • Donald Barthelme, American author (b. 1931)