Famous Deaths In July - 23
Thursday, 24 June 2021
0945 Richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies on this day in history.
1227 On this day in history death of qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist (b. 1148)
1373 On July - 23 birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies
1403 On this day in history death of henry Percy, [Harry Hotspur], killed in battle at 39
1531 Death of Louis de Brézé, 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 July - 23.
1581 Georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies on this day in history.
1584 Death of John Day, English printer (b. 1522) on this day in history.
1645 Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies on this day in history.
1685 Pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53 on July - 23.
1690 Richard Gibson, minature painter, dies on this day in history.
1692 On July - 23 death of gilles Ménage, French scholar (b. 1613)
1727 On this day in history death of simon Harcourt, 1st Viscount Harcourt, Lord Chancellor of Great Britain
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 On July - 23 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 On July - 23 thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72
1803 On July - 23 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 Frantisek Max Knize, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1866 Thomas Forbes Walmisley, composer, dies at 83 on July - 23.
1875 On this day in history isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
1878 On this day in history miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70
1885 On July - 23 ulysses S Grant, 18th US pres, dies in Mount McGregor NY, at 63
1904 On July - 23 john Simon, public health pioneer, dies
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 William Ramsey, chemist, dies on July - 23.
1920 Death of Conrad Kohrs, German-born rancher (b. 1835) on this day in history.
1924 Death of Frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (b. 1850) on this day in history.