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Historical Events For May - 23

Friday, 20 January 2017

1895  Franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/physicist, dies at 96 on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1897  Aleko Konstantinov, Bulgarian writer (To Chicago & Back), dies at 34 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1898  The first Philippine Expeditionary Troops sail from San Fransisco on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1898  1st Philippine Expeditionary Troops sail from SF on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1898  On this day in history frank McHugh, actor (Front Page, Gold Diggers 1935, Mighty Joe Young)  Click To Search About This In Google

1900  Associated Press News Service forms in New York on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1900  Associated Press News Service forms in NY on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1901  On this day in history uS captures leader of Philippine rebels, Emilio Aguinaldo  Click To Search About This In Google

1901  On May - 23 35th Belmont: H Spencer aboard Commando wins in 2:21  Click To Search About This In Google

1901  Edmund Rubbra, Northampton England, composer (Morning Watch) [or 3/23] on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

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1902  On this day in history mark Lothar, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1903  On May - 23 the first automobile trip across US from San Fransisco to New York  Click To Search About This In Google

1903  On May - 23 the first direct primary election law in US adopted, by Wisconsin  Click To Search About This In Google

1903  On May - 23 1st automobile trip across US from SF to NY, ended April 1  Click To Search About This In Google

1903  On May - 23 walter Reisch, US, screenwriter (Ninotchka, Gaslight, Titanic)  Click To Search About This In Google

1905  Martinus W van AA Meerbeke, head-editor (Time), dies at 75 on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  On this day in history hellmuth Christian Wolff, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1906  Henrik Johan Ibsen, Norwegian playwright (Doll House), dies at 78 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1907  On this day in history the unicameral Parliament of Finland gathers for its first plenary session.  Click To Search About This In Google

1907  Kenneth Allen, engineer on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1908  Dirigible explodes over San Fransisco Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1908  On May - 23 part of the Great White Fleet arrives in Puget Sound WA  Click To Search About This In Google

1908  Dirigible explodes over SF Bay, 16 passengers fall, none die on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1908  On May - 23 john Bardeen, US, physicist (transistor, Nobel 1956, 1972)  Click To Search About This In Google

1908  On this day in history francois Coppee, French poet, dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1909  On this day in history edwin Arrowsmith, diplomat  Click To Search About This In Google

1910  On this day in history artie Shaw, [Arthur Arshawsky], NYC, bandleader (Come'on my House)  Click To Search About This In Google

1911  On this day in history new York Public Library building at 5th Avenue dedicated by President Taft  Click To Search About This In Google

1911  NY Public Library building at 5th Avenue dedicated by Pres Taft on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1911  On this day in history boris Kremenliev, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1912  David Barran, CEO (Midland Bank, England) on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1913  On May - 23 ian Graeme, major-general  Click To Search About This In Google

1914  On May - 23 alec Dickson, founder (VSO)  Click To Search About This In Google

1915  Italy declares war on Austria-Hungary & Germany during WWI on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In May - 23

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1052  King Philip I of France (d. 1108) was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1100  Emperor Qinzong of China (d. 1161) was born on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1598  Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, baptized was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1606  Juan Caramuel y Lobkowitz, Spanish writer (d. 1682) was born on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1617  Elias Ashmole, antiquary was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1620  Pieter Neefs, the Younger, Flemish painter, baptized was born on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1644  Thomas Eisenhut, composer was born on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1696  On this day in history birth of johann Caspar Vogler, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In May - 23

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1125  Hendrik V, Roman catholics German king/emperor (1098/1111-25), dies on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1153  David I, king of Scotland (1124-53), dies at about 68 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1304  Death of Jehan de Lescurel, French poet and composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1423  Benedict XIII, [Pedro the Luna], Spanish Pope (1394-1423), dies on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1498  Death of Girolamo Savonarola, dictator of Florence (1494-98), hanged at 45 on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

1523  On May - 23 death of ashikaga Yoshitane, Japanese shogun (b. 1466)  Click To Search About This In Google

1524  Death of Ismail I, Shah of Persia (b. 1487) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1568  Adolf van Nassau, German son of Willem the Rich, dies in battle at 27 on May - 23.  Click To Search About This In Google

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