Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Monday, 30 November 2015
1880 On July - 23 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich
1883 Alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4] on this day in history.
1884 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) on July - 23.
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 On this day in history the birth of Raymond Chandler, American author
1888 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man) on this day in history.
1898 Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46) on this day in history.
1899 Gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany on this day in history.
1900 Pan-African Congress meets in London on July - 23.
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 July - 23.
1904 On this day in history adone Zecchi, composer
1904 On July - 23 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
1905 Erich Itor Kahn, composer on this day in history.
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa on this day in history.
1906 Clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains) on this day in history.
1907 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2) on July - 23.
1907 On this day in history elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author
1908 On July - 23 a Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise
1908 Karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie) on July - 23.
1909 On this day in history m Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on July - 23.