Famous Deaths In July - 23
Wednesday, 03 June 2020
0945 On July - 23 richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies
1227 Death of Qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist (b. 1148) on this day in history.
1373 On July - 23 birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies
1403 Death of Henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39 on this day in history.
1531 Death of Louis de BrĂ©zĂ©, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers on July - 23.
1568 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 on this day in history.
1581 Georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies on July - 23.
1584 Death of John Day, English printer (b. 1522) on this day in history.
1645 On July - 23 michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies
1685 Pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1690 On this day in history richard Gibson, minature painter, dies
1692 Death of Gilles MĂ©nage, French scholar (b. 1613) on this day in history.
1727 Death of Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain on this day in history.
1757 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1764 Death of Gilbert Tennent, Irish-born religious leader (b. 1703) on July - 23.
1773 On this day in history death of george Edwards, English naturalist (b. 1693)
1781 Death of John Joachim Zubly, Swiss-born Continental Congressman (b. 1724) on this day in history.
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history death of arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
1816 On this day in history elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68
1829 On July - 23 wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
1840 On this day in history frantisek Max Knize, composer, dies at 55
1844 On July - 23 christian Gobrecht, 4th US chief engraver (1840-44), dies in office
1853 On this day in history death of andries Pretorius, Boer leader (b. 1798)
1866 On July - 23 thomas Forbes Walmisley, composer, dies at 83
1875 Isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1878 Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70 on July - 23.
1885 On this day in history ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1904 On this day in history john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
1905 On July - 23 jean-Jacques, painter, dies
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1916 On July - 23 william Ramsey, chemist, dies
1920 On July - 23 death of conrad Kohrs, German-born rancher (b. 1835)
1924 Death of Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (b. 1850) on July - 23.