Sep 23 The first full day of Fall. Sep 23 1952 First closed circuit pay-TV telecast of a sports event. Sep 23 1912 First Mack Sennett 'Keystone Comedy' movie is released. Sep 23 1780 John Andre reveals Benedict Arnold's plot to betray West Point. Sep 23 1779 Naval engagement between 'Bonhomme Richard' and 'HMS Serepis.' Capt. John Paul Jones declares 'I have not yet begun to fight!'
Sep 23 1930 Ray Charles, singer. Sep 23 1926 John Coltrane, saxophonist. Sep 23 1852 William Stewart Halsted, established first surgical school in US.