Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 29 June 2016
1735 On this day in history johannes Herbst, composer
1745 Charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides on this day in history.
1757 On July - 23 giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71
1764 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation on July - 23.
1769 On July - 23 alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 On this day in history karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer
1775 Francois-Eugene Vidocq, British police detective on this day in history.
1793 The Prussians conquer Mayence on this day in history.
1793 Joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer on July - 23.
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1796 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1803 On this day in history robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
1803 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
1806 On July - 23 eduard Marxsen, composer
1808 On this day in history spanish forces at Bailen force a French army of 18,000 under Gen Pierre Antoine Dupont, 43, to surrender July 23
1812 Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I on this day in history.
1816 On this day in history charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth)
1816 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68
1822 On this day in history darius Nash Couch, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897
1823 Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet on this day in history.
1824 On July - 23 gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906
1825 Richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor on this day in history.
1827 The first US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on this day in history.
1827 On this day in history 1st US swim school opens (Boston Mass)
1827 On this day in history 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 Wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72 on July - 23.
1833 Cornerstones are laid for the construction of the Kirtland Temple in Kirtland, Ohio on July - 23.
1834 HMS Beagle anchors in Bay of Valparaiso on July - 23.
1834 On July - 23 james "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore