Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Tuesday, 25 October 2016
1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich on this day in history.
1883 Alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4] on this day in history.
1884 On this day in history albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
1885 On July - 23 ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1886 Steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge on July - 23.
1886 Arthur Whitten Brown, aviator on this day in history.
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on this day in history.
1888 On this day in history john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire
1888 Gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen) on July - 23.
1890 Jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67) on this day in history.
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 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic) on July - 23.
1894 On this day in history arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 On this day in history a Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia
1895 Florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man) on July - 23.
1898 Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46) on July - 23.
1899 Gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany on this day in history.
1900 On July - 23 pan-African Congress meets in London
1902 On July - 23 walter Burle Marx, composer
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 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 On this day in history clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains)
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 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise on July - 23.
1908 On this day in history karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
1909 On July - 23 m Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia
1909 On July - 23 ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65