Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich on July - 23.
1883 On July - 23 alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4]
1884 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) on this day in history.
1885 On this day in history ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1886 On July - 23 steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge
1886 Arthur Whitten Brown, aviator on this day in history.
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on July - 23.
1888 On July - 23 john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire
1888 On July - 23 gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)
1890 Jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67) on July - 23.
1891 Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao) on this day in history.
1892 On July - 23 haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74)
1893 On this day in history karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)
1894 Arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show) on this day in history.
1895 On July - 23 a Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia
1895 On July - 23 florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man)
1898 On July - 23 mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46)
1899 On July - 23 gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany
1900 On this day in history pan-African Congress meets in London
1902 On July - 23 walter Burle Marx, composer
1903 On July - 23 ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car
1904 Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo on this day in history.
1904 On July - 23 adone Zecchi, composer
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1905 On July - 23 erich Itor Kahn, composer
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 On July - 23 pogroms against Jews in Oddessa
1906 Clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains) on July - 23.
1907 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2) on this day in history.
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on this day in history.
1908 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise on this day in history.
1908 Karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie) on July - 23.
1909 On July - 23 m Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on this day in history.