What Happened on April 23, 1974

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR

Famous Birthdays

  • Barry Watson, American actor
  • Carlos Dengler, American musician (Interpol)
  • Joey Kent, wide receiver (Tennessee Oilers)
  • Sam Madison, cornerback (Miami Dolphins)

Famous Deaths

  • Cy Williams, American MLB outfielder (4-time NL HR leader), dies at 86