Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Thursday, 05 May 2016
1735 Johannes Herbst, composer on this day in history.
1745 On July - 23 charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides
1757 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71 on July - 23.
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 July - 23 the Prussians conquer Mayence.
1793 On this day in history joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer
1793 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 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 July - 23 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 July - 23.
1816 On July - 23 charlotte Sanders Cushman, US, actress (Lady MacBeth)
1816 On July - 23 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 Gabriel Colvin Wharton, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1906 on this day in history.
1825 Richard Hol, Dutch composer/organist/conductor on July - 23.
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 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history hMS Beagle anchors in Bay of Valparaiso
1834 James "Cardinal" Gibbons, archbishop of Baltimore on July - 23.