What Happened on August 23, 1974

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • John Lennon reports seeing a UFO in NYC
  • Zaheer Abbas scores 240 Pakistan v England at The Cricket Oval

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Limo, Kenyan runner
  • Christian Beranek, American graphic novelist and actor
  • Paula Gaye Montgomery, Cabot Ark, Miss America (Arkansas-3rd-1996)
  • Ray Park, Scottish actor
  • Shifty, American musician (Crazy Town)

Famous Deaths

  • Roberto Assagioli, Italian psychiatrist (b. 1888)