On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1997

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Dallas TV Station KXAS settle with Dallas Cowboys Michael Irvin and 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

  • ChÅ«hei Nambu, Japanese track and field athlete (Olympic gold 1932), dies at 93