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 This day in History - July 23
415 Historic Events for July 23
1886

Salvador de Madariaga y Rojo, writer/diplomat

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1888

Milan Stoyadinovich, Serbia, fascist Yugoslavia PM (1935-39)

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1888

Gluyas Williams, SF, cartoonist (Fellows Citizen)

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1888

John Boyd Dunlop, applies to patent pneumatic tire

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1888

Raymond Chandler, writer

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1890

Jack Barrett carries his cricket bat for Australia at Lord's (67)

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1891

Maurus H Hulsman, Dutch priest/editor (Amigoe di Cura‡ao)

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1892

Petros John Petridis, composer

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1892

Haile Selassie, [Ras Tafari Makonnen], emperor of Ethiopia (1930-74)

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1893

Karl Menninger, psychiatrist (Menninger Clinic)

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1894

Arthur Treacher, Brighton England, announcer (Merv Griffin Show)

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1895

Florence Vidor, [Arto], Houston TX, actress (Jack Knife Man)

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1898

Mervyn "Red" Dutton, Manitoba, 2nd NHL pres (1943-46)

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1899

Gustav Heinemann, President of West Germany

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1900

Pan-African Congress meets in London

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1902

Walter Burle Marx, composer

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1903

Ford Motor Co sells 1st Model A car

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1904

Ice cream cone created by Charles E Menches during La Purchase Expo

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1904

Adone Zecchi, composer

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1904

John Simon, public health pioneer, dies

Death
1905

Erich Itor Kahn, composer

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1905

Jean-Jacques, painter, dies

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1905

Daniel M K "Daan" Inghelram, Flemish author (Ang‚lique)

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1906

Pogroms against Jews in Oddessa

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1906

Clancy Cooper, actress (Enchanted Forest, Girls in Chains)

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