Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Sunday, 26 October 2014
1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich on this day in history.
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 Ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63 on July - 23.
1886 Steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge on July - 23.
1886 On this day in history arthur Whitten Brown, aviator
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on July - 23.
1888 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire on July - 23.
1888 Gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen) on this day in history.
1890 Jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67) on this day in history.
1891 On July - 23 maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao)
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 On July - 23 arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 On this day in history a Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia
1895 On this day in history 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 Pan-African Congress meets in London on this day in history.
1902 Walter Burle Marx, composer on this day in history.
1903 Ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car on July - 23.
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 On this day in history john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
1905 On this day in history erich Itor Kahn, composer
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa on this day in history.
1906 On July - 23 clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains)
1907 On this day in history 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on this day in history.
1908 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise
1908 On this day in history karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
1909 M Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia on this day in history.
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on this day in history.