Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Thursday, 08 October 2015
1880 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich on July - 23.
1883 On this day in history alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4]
1884 Albert Warner, US producer (Warner Bros) on July - 23.
1885 Ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63 on July - 23.
1886 Steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history arthur Whitten Brown, aviator
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on this day in history.
1888 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire on July - 23.
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 Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao) on July - 23.
1892 On this day in history haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74)
1893 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic) on this day in history.
1894 Arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show) on July - 23.
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 On this day in history 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 Walter Burle Marx, composer on this day in history.
1903 On July - 23 ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car
1904 Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo on this day in history.
1904 Adone Zecchi, composer on July - 23.
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1905 Erich Itor Kahn, composer on this day in history.
1905 On July - 23 jean-Jacques, painter, dies
1906 Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa on July - 23.
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 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 On this day in history karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie)
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.