On This Day in History - May 23

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What Happened On This Day In History - May 23
1929 May 23
The first ever talking cartoon of Mickey Mouse was released.

Date : 1929-05-23  

1994 May 23
Roman Herzog elected president of Germany

Date : 1994-05-23  

1995 May 23
The Java programming language was officially announced by Sun Microsystems.

Date : 1995-05-23  

1997 May 23
Mel Karmazin replaces Peter Lund as CEO of CBS TV.

Date : 1997-05-23  

2012 May 23
Fifteen months after President Hosni Mubarak was ousted in Egypt by a revolution, voters go to the polls for a presidential election.

Date : 2012-05-23