Sunday, April 23, 2017
This is 113th day of the year and 252 days remain in the year.
Hank Aaron hit the first of his 755 home runs.
Sirhan Sirhan was sentenced to death (later reduced to a life sentence) for the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.
Coca-Cola announced that it was changing its formula and introduced New Coke.
The U.S. resumed diplomatic relations with Libya.
April 23 BirthdaysWilliam Shakespeare 1564–1616, English dramatist and poet, born in Stratford-on-Avon.
James Buchanan President
Shirley Temple Black actress, politician
J.M.W. Turner painter
Sergei Prokofiev composer
Ngaio Marsh detective story writer
Max Planck physicist