Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Saturday, 20 December 2014
1735 On July - 23 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 this day in history.
1769 On this day in history alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer
1773 Karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer on this day in history.
1775 Francois-Eugene Vidocq, British police detective on this day in history.
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 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 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 July - 23.
1806 On July - 23 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 July - 23.
1816 Charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth) on this day in history.
1816 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68
1822 On July - 23 darius Nash Couch, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1897
1823 Coventry Kersey Dighton Patmore, English poet on July - 23.
1824 On this day in history gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906
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 July - 23 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 July - 23.
1829 On this day in history wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
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 On this day in history james "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore