Famous Deaths In July - 23
Sunday, 25 August 2019
0945 On July - 23 richarius, bishop of Luik (922-45), dies
1227 On July - 23 death of qiu Chuji, Chinese Taoist (b. 1148)
1373 Birgitta van Sweden, Swedish saint, dies on July - 23.
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 BrĂ©zĂ©, seigneur d'Anet, Marshal of Normandy and husband of Diane de Poitiers
1568 Don Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip II, dies at about 23 on July - 23.
1581 On July - 23 georges Lalaing, viceroy of Friesland, dies
1584 On July - 23 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 this day in history pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53
1690 On July - 23 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 July - 23.
1757 Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71 on July - 23.
1764 On July - 23 death of gilbert Tennent, Irish-born religious leader (b. 1703)
1773 Death of George Edwards, English naturalist (b. 1693) on this day in history.
1781 On this day in history death of john Joachim Zubly, Swiss-born Continental Congressman (b. 1724)
1793 Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72 on July - 23.
1803 On July - 23 death of arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered
1816 Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68 on July - 23.
1829 On July - 23 wojciech Boguslawski, composer, dies at 72
1840 On July - 23 frantisek Max Knize, composer, dies at 55
1844 Christian Gobrecht, 4th US chief engraver (1840-44), dies in office on July - 23.
1853 Death of Andries Pretorius, Boer leader (b. 1798) on this day in history.
1866 Thomas Forbes Walmisley, composer, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1875 On July - 23 isaac Merritt Singer, inventor (sewing machine), dies at 63
1878 Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 July - 23.
1905 On this day in history jean-Jacques, painter, dies
1909 Ernest F Cambier, Bel colonial pioneer (1st Congo railway), dies at 65 on July - 23.
1916 On July - 23 william Ramsey, chemist, dies
1920 On July - 23 death of conrad Kohrs, German-born rancher (b. 1835)
1924 On July - 23 death of frank Frost Abbott, American classical scholar (b. 1850)