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 This day in History - January 23
412 Historic Events for January 23
1879

Adolf Jensen, composer, dies at 42

Death
1879

National Archery Association forms (Crawfordsville Ind)

Event
1883

Gustave Dor‚, French illustrator, dies at 51

Death
1885

Boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer

Birth
1887

Mikl¢s K llay, premier Hungary (1942-44)

Birth
1888

Gilbert Ledward, British(?) sculptor

Birth
1889

Prosper Arents, Flemish bibliographer (Rubens-bibliography)

Birth
1889

Dr Daniel Hale Williams forms Provident Hospital in Chicago

Event
1889

Franklin Pangborn, Newark, actor (My Best Gal, Hats Off, Easy Living)

Birth
1891

Boudouin LPMCAJL, prince of Belgium/count of Flaanders, dies at 21

Death
1891

Antonio Gramsci, Italian philosopher/marxist theorist

Birth
1893

Jos‚ Zorrilla y Moral, Spanish poet (Granada), dies at 75

Death
1893

Frank Carlson, (Gov/Rep/Sen-R-Ks)

Birth
1894

G W Bunbury of Dublin sets shorthand record of 250 wpm for 10 min

Event
1894

Remy Angenot, Flemish actor (Patriot/Idiot)

Birth
1896

Charlotte A E M W, grand duchess of Luxembourg (1919-64)

Birth
1896

Edward Macdowell's 2nd Suite in E, premieres

Event
1897

Start of Sherlock Holmes "Adventure of Abbey Grange" (BG)

Event
1897

Subhas Chandra Bose, Indian politician

Birth
1897

Amanda Berry Smith, famous African

Birth
1898

Randolph Scott, actor (Last of the Mohicans, Western Union)

Birth
1898

Sergei Eisenstein, Russia, director (Battleship Potemkin) [NS]

Birth
1898

W A Remy, composer, dies at 66

Death
1899

Joseph Nathan Kane, historian (Famous Firsts)

Birth
1900

Ralph Graves, Cleve Ohio, actor (Dirigible, Flight, Dream Street)

Birth