Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 25 November 2015
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 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1764 James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation on July - 23.
1769 On this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 On July - 23 karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer
1775 On July - 23 francois-Eugene Vidocq, British police detective
1793 On July - 23 the Prussians conquer Mayence.
1793 On this day in history joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer
1793 On July - 23 thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72
1796 On this day in history franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer
1798 Napoleon captures Alexandria, Egypt on this day in history.
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 Robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin on this day in history.
1803 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer on this day in history.
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 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 Charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth) on July - 23.
1816 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68 on July - 23.
1822 On this day in history darius Nash Couch, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897
1823 On this day in history coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet
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 July - 23.
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 Jonathan Hutchinson, surgeon/scientist on this day in history.
1829 William Austin Burt patents "typographer" (typewriter) on this day in history.
1829 On July - 23 wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
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 James "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore on this day in history.