On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 2006

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 93rd Tour de France won by Oscar Pereiro of Spain

Sport awardBritish Golf Open

British Open Men's Golf, Royal Liverpool GC: Tiger Woods wins his 2nd consecutive Open Championship title and 3rd overall; holds off fellow American Chris DiMarco by 2 strokes

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Famous Weddings

  • "The Young and The Restless" actor John Enos (44) weds Disney executive Jennie Lee on the patio of Hollywood hotspot The Cabana Club

Famous Deaths

  • Jean-Paul Desbiens, Quebec writer and journalist (b. 1927)