Historical Events For July - 23
Tuesday, 21 February 2017
1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4]
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 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 this day in history.
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 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 this day in history haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74)
1893 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic) on July - 23.
1894 On July - 23 arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 A Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia on July - 23.
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 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 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 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on July - 23.
1905 On July - 23 erich Itor Kahn, composer
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 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 On July - 23 m Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on July - 23.