Famous Deaths In July - 23
Friday, 27 November 2020
0945 Richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies on this day in history.
1227 On July - 23 death of qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist (b. 1148)
1373 Birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies on this day in history.
1403 On July - 23 death of henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39
1531 On July - 23 death of louis de Brézé, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers
1568 On this day in history don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23
1581 On July - 23 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
1584 On this day in history death of john Day, English printer (b. 1522)
1645 On this day in history michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies
1685 On July - 23 pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53
1690 On this day in history richard Gibson, minature painter, dies
1692 Death of Gilles Ménage, French scholar (b. 1613) on July - 23.
1727 Death of Simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain on July - 23.
1757 On July - 23 giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71
1764 Death of Gilbert Tennent, Irish-born religious leader (b. 1703) on July - 23.
1773 Death of George Edwards, English naturalist (b. 1693) on July - 23.
1781 On July - 23 death of john Joachim Zubly, Swiss-born Continental Congressman (b. 1724)
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on this day in history.
1803 Death of Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered on this day in history.
1816 On July - 23 elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68
1829 On July - 23 wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
1840 Frantisek Max Knize, composer, dies at 55 on July - 23.
1844 On this day in history 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 July - 23.
1878 On this day in history miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70
1885 Ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63 on this day in history.
1904 John Simon, public health pioneer, dies on this day in history.
1905 On this day in history 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.