On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 2007

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Deaths


Person of interestBoris Yeltsin

Boris Yeltsin, Russian politician and 1st President of Russian Federation (1991-99), dies of congestive heart failure at 76

Russian President Boris Yeltsin
Russian President
Boris Yeltsin
  • David Halberstam, American journalist, historian and author (Pulitzer 1964), dies at 73
  • Paul Erdman, American economist and author (b. 1932)