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Today in history: July 23
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Today in history: July 23

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In 1999, space shuttle Columbia blasted off with the world’s most powerful X-ray telescope and Eileen Collins, the first woman to command a U.S. space flight, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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In 1975, newspaper heiress Patricia Hearst was captured by the FBI in San Francisco, 19 months after being kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberat…

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In 1862, more than 3,600 men were killed in the Civil War Battle of Antietam in Maryland, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Baz Luhrmann, Danielle Brooks, Denyse Tontz, Kyle Chandler, Malik Y…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Alfonso Ribeiro, Bill Murray, Billy Porter, Ethan Coen, Faith Hill,…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Crystle Stewart, Deborah Roberts, Gary Cole, Jon Bernthal, Malachi …

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Amy Poehler, David Copperfield, Flo Rida, Jennifer Tilly, Marc Anth…

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In 2017, Hurricane Maria, the strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years, struck the island, and more events that happened o…

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