#TodayInHistory; Nigerian Boxing Champion Bash Ali Wins Heavyweight Title!
A brief look at the highlights this day September 23
1980 – Bob Marley’s last concert at Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh
1846 – The planet Neptune was discovered by German astronomer Johann Gottfried Galle. Neptune was discovered after John Couch Adams of England and Urbain Jean Leverrier of France independently figured out where it should be.
2008 – Seasoned broadcaster and anchor of AM Express, also known for NTA Sports, Newsline, Morning Ride and Daybreak Yinka Craig dies of cancer in the United States.
1987 – Two news states are created; Katsina from Kaduna State and Akwa Ibom from Cross rivers state
1988 – Nigerian boxer Bashiru Ali popularly known as Bash Ali wins the Nigerian Heavyweight title.
There it is, a brief look at happenings on this day in history.