Famous Deaths In July - 23
Saturday, 19 September 2020
0945 On July - 23 richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies
1227 On July - 23 death of qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist (b. 1148)
1373 On this day in history birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies
1403 On this day in history death of henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39
1531 On this day in history death of louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers
1568 On July - 23 don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
1581 On July - 23 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
1584 On July - 23 death of john Day, English printer (b. 1522)
1645 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies on July - 23.
1685 On this day in history pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53
1690 On this day in history richard Gibson, minature painter, dies
1692 On July - 23 death of gilles Ménage, French scholar (b. 1613)
1727 Death of Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain on this day in history.
1757 On this day in history giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71
1764 Death of Gilbert Tennent, Irish-born religious leader (b. 1703) on this day in history.
1773 Death of George Edwards, English naturalist (b. 1693) on July - 23.
1781 Death of John Joachim Zubly, Swiss-born Continental Congressman (b. 1724) on July - 23.
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 July - 23 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 Death of Andries Pretorius, Boer leader (b. 1798) on this day in history.
1866 On July - 23 thomas Forbes Walmisley, composer, dies at 83
1875 On this day in history isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
1878 Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70 on July - 23.
1885 On July - 23 ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on July - 23.
1905 Jean-Jacques, painter, dies on July - 23.
1909 On this day in history ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65
1916 On July - 23 william Ramsey, chemist, dies
1920 Death of Conrad Kohrs, German-born rancher (b. 1835) on July - 23.
1924 On this day in history death of frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (b. 1850)