1800s / 19th century history on the 23rd of July
1840 : The Province of Canada was created by the Act of Union, under the approval of the British Parliament, to abolish the legislatures of Lower Canada and Upper Canada, which enabled the establishment of a new political entity.
1885 : Ulysses S. Grant the 18th President of the United States died from throat cancer, aged 63 (born in 1822).
1900s / 20th century history on the 23rd of July
1903 : The Ford Motor Company sold their 1st car, which was a Model A Ford, sold to Ernest Pfennig, a dentist in Chicago. A total of 1,750 Model A Ford vehicles were sold until 1904, when it was replaced by the Ford Model C. Official website : Ford.comContinue reading 23rd JULY ~ HiSTORY ON THiS DAY