Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Sunday, 01 February 2015
1735 On this day in history johannes Herbst, composer
1745 On this day in history charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides
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 this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 On this day in history karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer
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 Franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer on July - 23.
1798 Napoleon captures Alexandria, Egypt on July - 23.
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 On July - 23 robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
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 Eduard Marxsen, composer on this day in history.
1808 On July - 23 spanish forces at Bailen force a French army of 18,000 under Gen Pierre Antoine Dupont, 43, to surrender July 23
1812 On July - 23 battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I
1816 Charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth) on this day in history.
1816 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68 on July - 23.
1822 Darius Nash Couch, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897 on this day in history.
1823 On this day in history coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet
1824 Gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906 on this day in history.
1825 On July - 23 richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor
1827 The first US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on this day in history.
1827 1st US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on this day in history.
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 July - 23 william Austin Burt patents "typographer" (typewriter)
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 this day in history.
1834 HMS Beagle anchors in Bay of Valparaiso on this day in history.
1834 On July - 23 james "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore