On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1723

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Pedro Rodríguez de Campomanes y Pérez, 1st Count of Campomanes, Spanish economist and literary, born in Tineo, Asturias, Kingdom of Spain (d. 1803)

Famous Deaths

  • Willem van de Pose, gov of Cape Colony (1699-1797), dies at about 59