23rd MAY ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY

1800s / 19th century history on the 23rd of May

1829 : Patent for the accordion was granted to Cyrill Demian in Vienna, Austrian Empire.

How Does The Accordion Work? | Discover Instruments : Latvian-born accordionist, Ksenija Sidorova, introduces the accordion in Classic FM’s video series (Classic FM YouTube channel video)
1900s / 20th century history on the 23rd of May

1934 : Bonnie and Clyde were killed by police. The notorious criminals Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were shot to death by Texas and Louisiana state police while driving a stolen car near Sailes, Louisiana.

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