Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Saturday, 05 September 2015
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 July - 23.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)
1890 On this day in history jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67)
1891 Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao) on this day in history.
1892 Haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74) on this day in history.
1893 On July - 23 karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)
1894 On this day in history arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 On July - 23 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 Gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany on July - 23.
1900 On July - 23 pan-African Congress meets in London
1902 On this day in history walter Burle Marx, composer
1903 Ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car on this day in history.
1904 On this day in history ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
1904 On July - 23 adone Zecchi, composer
1904 On July - 23 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
1905 Erich Itor Kahn, composer on July - 23.
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa on July - 23.
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 On July - 23 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 On this day in history ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65