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On This Day

May 23

World Turtle Day

1568 Netherlands declare indépendance

1873 North West Mounties police are established now know as RCMP

1911 New York public Library is established

1931 Betty Boop debuts in the cartoon Silly Scandals

1980 The Shining directed by Stanley Kubrick is released in theatres.

1983 Bob Marley last studio album Confrontation is released

1984 Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom premieres

1995 Java a computer language is released

1999 A tragic accident at a WWE pay per view WWE superstar Owen Hart falls to death

2000 The Marshall Mathers LP by Eminem is released in Record Stores

Happy Birthday

1934 Robert Moog inventor of the Moog Synthesizer

1958 Drew Carey comedian actor TV host

1967 Philip Selway musician in the band Radiohead

1974 Jewel singer musician

1981 Tim Robinson comedian, SNL.

1983 Heidi Range singer Atomic Kitten

1987 Windham Rotunda aka Bray Wyatt Pro Wrestler former WWE Superstar & actor

1991 Lena Meyer-Landrut singer