Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Monday, 08 February 2016
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 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 On July - 23 steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge
1886 On this day in history arthur Whitten Brown, aviator
1888 On this day in history the birth of Raymond Chandler, American author
1888 On this day in history john Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire
1888 Gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen) on this day in history.
1890 On this day in history jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67)
1891 On July - 23 maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao)
1892 On July - 23 haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74)
1893 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic) on this day in history.
1894 On July - 23 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 this day in history.
1900 On this day in history 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 July - 23.
1904 Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo on July - 23.
1904 Adone Zecchi, composer on July - 23.
1904 On this day in history john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
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 this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on July - 23.
1908 On this day in history a Kopff discovers asteroids #666 Desdemona & #667 Denise
1908 Karl Swenson, Bkln NY, actor (Lara-Little House on the Prairie) on July - 23.
1909 M Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia on July - 23.
1909 On this day in history ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65