Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Tuesday, 30 September 2014
1735 On this day in history johannes Herbst, composer
1745 Charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides on July - 23.
1757 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71 on July - 23.
1764 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation on July - 23.
1769 On this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 Karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer on July - 23.
1775 On this day in history francois-Eugene Vidocq, British police detective
1793 The Prussians conquer Mayence on this day in history.
1793 On this day in history joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on July - 23.
1796 On this day in history franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer
1798 On this day in history napoleon captures Alexandria, Egypt
1803 On July - 23 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
1803 Robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin on this day in history.
1803 On July - 23 johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer
1803 Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered on this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1812 Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I on this day in history.
1816 Charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth) on this day in history.
1816 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 On July - 23 gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906
1825 On this day in history richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor
1827 The first US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on July - 23.
1827 On July - 23 1st US swim school opens (Boston Mass)
1827 On this day in history pieter Caland, Dutch hydraulic engineer (New Waterway)
1828 On July - 23 jonathan Hutchinson, surgeon/scientist
1829 On July - 23 william Austin Burt patents "typographer" (typewriter)
1829 Wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72 on July - 23.
1833 On July - 23 cornerstones are laid for the construction of the Kirtland Temple in Kirtland, Ohio.
1834 HMS Beagle anchors in Bay of Valparaiso on July - 23.
1834 James "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore on July - 23.