Rare birds found in Ireland in past years on today's date - July 23rd:
Killaughey Road, Donaghadee, Down, 2011.
3rd NI Record
Off the Bridges of Ross, Clare, 2002.
2nd Irish Record
Kilcoole, Wicklow, 1972.
8th Irish Record
First for Western Palearctic
23rd July. No WP firsts are known for this date.