Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Monday, 27 June 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 July - 23.
1886 On July - 23 steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge
1886 On July - 23 arthur Whitten Brown, aviator
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 this day in history.
1890 On July - 23 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 Haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74) on July - 23.
1893 On July - 23 karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)
1894 On July - 23 arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 On July - 23 a Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia
1895 Florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man) on July - 23.
1898 On July - 23 mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46)
1899 Gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany on this day in history.
1900 On this day in history pan-African Congress meets in London
1902 On July - 23 walter Burle Marx, composer
1903 On July - 23 ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car
1904 On July - 23 ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
1904 Adone Zecchi, composer on this day in history.
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on July - 23.
1905 Erich Itor Kahn, composer on July - 23.
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on July - 23.
1906 On July - 23 pogroms against Jews in Oddessa
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 July - 23.
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on this day in history.
1908 A Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise on this day in history.
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 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on July - 23.