Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Monday, 27 April 2015
1880 On July - 23 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich
1883 On July - 23 alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4]
1884 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
1885 On this day in history ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1886 On this day in history steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge
1886 Arthur Whitten Brown, aviator on July - 23.
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on July - 23.
1888 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire on this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1891 Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao) on July - 23.
1892 Haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74) on July - 23.
1893 On this day in history karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)
1894 Arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show) on July - 23.
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 Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46) on July - 23.
1899 On July - 23 gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany
1900 On this day in history pan-African Congress meets in London
1902 Walter Burle Marx, composer on July - 23.
1903 On this day in history ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car
1904 On this day in history ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
1904 Adone Zecchi, composer on July - 23.
1904 On July - 23 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
1905 Erich Itor Kahn, composer on July - 23.
1905 On this day in history jean-Jacques, painter, dies
1906 On July - 23 pogroms against Jews in Oddessa
1906 Clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains) on July - 23.
1907 On July - 23 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on this day in history.
1908 On July - 23 a Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise
1908 On July - 23 karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
1909 M Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia on July - 23.
1909 On this day in history ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65