On This Day

July 23, 1984 in Film & Television

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in Film & TV

  • Suzette Charles (NJ), 21, replaces Williams as 57th Miss America 1984
  • Vanessa Williams, 1st African American Miss America, resigns after Penthouse publishes unauthorized nude photos of her
  • Vanessa Williams, 1st African American Miss America, resigns after Penthouse publishes unauthorized nude photos of her

Deaths in Film & TV

  • Lloyd Gough, American actor (Sunset Boulevard, The Front, The Green Hornet), dies of aortic aneurysm at 76