Historical Events For April - 30
Thursday, 19 January 2017
0311 On this day in history emperor Galerius legal recognizes Christians in the Roman Empire
0313 Roman emperor Licinius unifies the entire Eastern Roman Empire under his rule on April - 30.
0313 On this day in history gaius G V Maximus, [Daia], Emperor of Rome, dies
0535 Amalaswintha, queen of Ostrogoten, murdered on April - 30.
0711 Islamic conquest of Hispania: Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn-Ziyad land at Gibraltar to begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus) on April - 30.
1006 Brightest supernova in recorded history is observed on April - 30.
1030 Mohammud van Ghazna, Turkish mayor (G'widen)/Islamic ruler, dies on this day in history.
1064 On April - 30 german King Henry IV gives away Utrecht county of West Friesland
1131 Adjutor, Roman Catholic Saint on April - 30.
1196 On April - 30 boudouin II, bishop of Utrecht (1178-96), dies
1214 Huguccio/Hugo van Pisa, Italian bishop, dies on this day in history.
1309 Kazimierz III de Great, King of Poland (1333-70) on this day in history.
1315 On this day in history enguerrand de Marigny is hanged on the public gallows at Montfaucon.
1328 ... Eckhard, German theologist/mystic, dies on this day in history.
1349 On this day in history jewish community at Radolszell Germany, exterminated
1396 Crusaders & earl of Nevers depart from Dijon on April - 30.
1483 On April - 30 orbital calculations suggest that on this day, Pluto moved inside Neptune's orbit until July 23, 1503.
1492 Columbus is given royal commission to equip his fleet on April - 30.
1506 On this day in history philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement
1527 England & France sign treaty of Westminster on this day in history.
1544 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England on April - 30.
1562 On this day in history 1st French colonists in US: Jean Ribaut & Hugenots at Parris Is NC
1563 On this day in history jews are expelled from France by order of Charles VI
1598 1st theater performance in America (Spanish comedy-Rio Grande) on April - 30.
1602 On April - 30 william Lilly, England, astrologer/author/almanac compiler
1616 English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen on April - 30.
1630 On this day in history ercole Porta, composer, dies at 44
1632 Jean de Tilly, fieldmarshal, dies on April - 30.
1650 French rebel Henri de la Tour Turenne signs treaty with Spain on April - 30.
1651 On April - 30 jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theorist/saint
1658 On this day in history montreal Quebec, Marguerite Bourgeoys opens Ville Marie's first school for French and Indian children, in a stone stable
1660 Peter Scriverius, Dutch lawyer/historian, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1661 On this day in history tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa
1671 Petar Zrinski, the Croatian Ban from the Zrinski family, is executed on this day in history.