Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Monday, 30 May 2016
1880 On this day in history 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich
1883 On this day in history alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4]
1884 On July - 23 albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros)
1885 Ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63 on this day in history.
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 On July - 23 john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire
1888 On July - 23 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 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 A Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia on this day in history.
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 Pan-African Congress meets in London on this day in history.
1902 Walter Burle Marx, composer on this day in history.
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 On July - 23 adone Zecchi, composer
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history erich Itor Kahn, composer
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history pogroms against Jews in Oddessa
1906 On July - 23 clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains)
1907 On July - 23 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)
1907 On this day in history elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author
1908 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise on this day in history.
1908 Karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie) on July - 23.
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.