What Happened on July 23, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dallas TV Station KXAS settle with Dallas Cowboys Michael Irvin & Erik Williams for reporting false sex assault allegations against them
  • The US State Department rules that Turkey's agreement to purchase $23 billion worth of natural gas from Iran does not violate the Iran and Libya Sanctions Act

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Cunanan, serial killer (Gianni Versage), commits suicide
  • Chuhei Nambu, Japanese athlete (b. 1904)