Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 02 September 2015
1735 Johannes Herbst, composer on July - 23.
1745 On this day in history charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides
1757 On this day in history giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71
1764 On July - 23 james Otis publishes views on taxation without representation
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 this day in history the Prussians conquer Mayence.
1793 On July - 23 joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on July - 23.
1796 On July - 23 franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer
1798 On July - 23 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 July - 23 robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin
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 Eduard Marxsen, composer on July - 23.
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 July - 23.
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 On July - 23 coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet
1824 On this day in history 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 1st US swim school opens (Boston Mass) on this day in history.
1827 Pieter Caland, Dutch hydraulic engineer (New Waterway) on July - 23.
1828 On this day in history jonathan Hutchinson, surgeon/scientist
1829 William Austin Burt patents "typographer" (typewriter) on July - 23.
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.