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 This day in History - March 23
450 Historic Events for March 23
1882

C Montague Shaw, Adelaide Australia

Birth
1883

Faisal I ibn Hussein ibn Ali, 1st king of Iraq/Syria

Birth
1884

Glauco Velasquez, composer

Birth
1887

Felix F Yussupov, Russian monarch

Birth
1887

Juan Gris, Spain, cubist painter (Still Life Before an Open Window)

Birth
1887

Sidney Hillman, union leader (Sidney Hillman Foundation)

Birth
1887

Anthony van Hoboken, Dutch musicologist (Haydn-catalog)

Birth
1889

Pres Harrison opens Oklahoma for white colonization

Event
1891

1st jazz concert was held at Carnegie Hall

Event
1891

Catherine Murphy Urner, composer

Birth
1895

Dane Rudhyar, composer

Birth
1896

Umberto Giordano's opera "Andrea Ch‚nier," premieres in Milan

Event
1898

Hazel Dawn, [LaTout], Utah, actress (Niobe, Under Cover, Feud Girl)

Birth
1898

Georgios Grivas, Greek general/opposition leader on Cyprus

Birth
1900

Erich Fromm, Frankfurt Germany, psychologist (Sane Society)

Birth
1900

Jose Antonio Calcano, composer

Birth
1901

Edmund Rubbra, composer [or May 23]

Birth
1901

Jan H de Groot, Dutch resistance fighter/co-founder (Free Netherlands)

Birth
1901

Dame Nellie Melba, reveals secret of her now famous toast

Event
1902

Philip Ober, Fort Payne Ala, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie)

Birth
1902

K lm n Tisza, premier of Hungary (1875-90), dies at 71

Death
1903

Wright brothers obtain airplane patent

Event
1905

Ralph Perring, Lord Mayor (London)

Birth
1905

Paul Grimault, animator

Birth
1906

Victor Barton, cricketer (scored 23 in Test Eng v S Afr 1892), dies

Death