Historical Events In July - 23
Monday, 23 April 2018
1735 Johannes Herbst, composer on July - 23.
1745 Charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides on this day in history.
1757 On this day in history giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71
1764 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation on this day in history.
1769 On July - 23 alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 On July - 23 karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer
1775 Francois-Eugene Vidocq, British police detective on this day in history.
1793 On July - 23 the Prussians conquer Mayence.
1793 Joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72
1796 On July - 23 franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer
1798 On this day in history napoleon captures Alexandria, Egypt
1803 Irish nationalist Robert Emmet, 25, leads a rebellion against the British He spoke with Bonaparte and Talleyrand last year in an effort to obtain French support, his small band of followers commits two murders and other acts of violence July 23 in a move to capture the viceroy, but the rioters are quickly dispersed Emmet escapes, goes into hiding, is captured August 25, tried by a special court, and hanged September 20 on July - 23.
1803 Robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin on July - 23.
1803 On July - 23 johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer
1803 On this day in history arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
1806 On this day in history eduard Marxsen, composer
1808 Spanish forces at Bailen force a French army of 18,000 under Gen Pierre Antoine Dupont, 43, to surrender July 23 on this day in history.
1812 On this day in history battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I
1816 On July - 23 charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth)
1816 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68
1822 Darius Nash Couch, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897 on this day in history.
1823 Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet on July - 23.
1824 Gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906 on July - 23.
1825 Richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor on this day in history.
1827 On July - 23 the first US swim school opens (Boston Mass)
1827 1st US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on July - 23.
1827 On July - 23 pieter Caland, Dutch hydraulic engineer (New Waterway)
1828 On this day in history jonathan Hutchinson, surgeon/scientist
1829 On this day in history william Austin Burt patents "typographer" (typewriter)
1829 On July - 23 wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
1833 On this day in history cornerstones are laid for the construction of the Kirtland Temple in Kirtland, Ohio.
1834 On July - 23 hMS Beagle anchors in Bay of Valparaiso
1834 On this day in history james "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore