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 This day in History - July 23
415 Historic Events for July 23
1645

Aleksei Mihailovitch Romanov succeeds his father Michael as czar

Event
1645

Michael Fjodorovitsj, tsar of Russia (1613-45)/1st Romanov, dies

Death
1659

Antonius Schultingh, [Schultingius], Dutch lawyer

Birth
1664

4 British ships to drive Dutch out of NY, arrive in Boston

Event
1685

Pietro Reggio, composer, dies at 53

Death
1690

Richard Gibson, minature painter, dies

Death
1726

Benjamin Franklin sails back to Philadelphia

Event
1734

Antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730]

Birth
1735

Johannes Herbst, composer

Birth
1745

Charles Stuart, the Younger, lands at Eriskay Island, Hebrides

Event
1757

Giuseppe Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer (La Silvia), dies at 71

Death
1764

James Otis publishes views on taxation without representation

Event
1769

Alexey Nikolayevich Titov, composer

Birth
1773

Karl Ludwig Hellwig, composer

Birth
1775

Fran‡ois-EugŠne Vidocq, British police detective

Birth
1793

Joseph Hartmann Stuntz, composer

Birth
1793

Thomas Mckean, US attorney/signer (Decl of Independence), dies at 72

Death
1796

Franz Adolf Berwald, Sweden, composer

Birth
1798

Napoleon captures Alexandria, Egypt

Event
1803

Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer

Birth
1803

Robert Emmett's insurrected in Dublin

Event
1803

Arthur Wolfe, 1st viscount Kilwarden/Chief Justice of Ireld, murdered

Death
1806

Eduard Marxsen, composer

Birth
1812

Battle of Mogilev Russia-Napolean fights Czar Alexander I

Event
1816

Elizabeth Hamilton, author (Cats: A Celebration), dies at 68

Death