Historical Events Happened In July - 23
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
1880 On this day in history 1st commercial hydroelectric power planet begins, Grand Rapids, Mich
1883 Alan Francis Brooke, 1st viscount Alanbrooke fieldmarshal [or Jul 4] on this day in history.
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 On July - 23 steve Brodie supposedly survives plunge from Brooklyn Bridge
1886 On this day in history arthur Whitten Brown, aviator
1888 The birth of Raymond Chandler, American author on July - 23.
1888 John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire on July - 23.
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 July - 23 maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Curacao)
1892 Haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74) on July - 23.
1893 Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic) on July - 23.
1894 On July - 23 arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)
1895 On this day in history a Charlois discovers asteroid #405 Thia
1895 On this day in history florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man)
1898 On this day in history mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46)
1899 On this day in history gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany
1900 Pan-African Congress meets in London on July - 23.
1902 Walter Burle Marx, composer on July - 23.
1903 Ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car on July - 23.
1904 On this day in history ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo
1904 Adone Zecchi, composer on July - 23.
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history erich Itor Kahn, composer
1905 On July - 23 jean-Jacques, painter, dies
1906 On July - 23 pogroms against Jews in Oddessa
1906 On this day in history clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains)
1907 On July - 23 7th Davis Cup: Australasia beats British Isles in Wimbledon (3-2)
1907 Elspeth Josceline Huxley, English author on July - 23.
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 M Wolf discovers asteroid #683 Lanzia on July - 23.
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on July - 23.