Historical Events For April - 30
Wednesday, 16 August 2017
0311 Emperor Galerius legal recognizes Christians in the Roman Empire on April - 30.
0313 On April - 30 roman emperor Licinius unifies the entire Eastern Roman Empire under his rule.
0313 On this day in history gaius G V Maximus, [Daia], Emperor of Rome, dies
0535 On this day in history amalaswintha, queen of Ostrogoten, murdered
0711 On this day in history islamic conquest of Hispania: Moorish troops led by Tariq ibn-Ziyad land at Gibraltar to begin their invasion of the Iberian Peninsula (Al-Andalus).
1006 On this day in history brightest supernova in recorded history is observed
1030 On April - 30 mohammud van Ghazna, Turkish mayor (G'widen)/Islamic ruler, dies
1064 On April - 30 german King Henry IV gives away Utrecht county of West Friesland
1131 On April - 30 adjutor, Roman Catholic Saint
1196 Boudouin II, bishop of Utrecht (1178-96), dies on this day in history.
1214 Huguccio/Hugo van Pisa, Italian bishop, dies on April - 30.
1309 On this day in history kazimierz III de Great, King of Poland (1333-70)
1315 On this day in history enguerrand de Marigny is hanged on the public gallows at Montfaucon.
1328 On this day in history ... Eckhard, German theologist/mystic, dies
1349 On this day in history jewish community at Radolszell Germany, exterminated
1396 On April - 30 crusaders & earl of Nevers depart from Dijon
1483 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1506 Philip of Bourgondy & England sign trade agreement on April - 30.
1527 England & France sign treaty of Westminster on April - 30.
1544 Thomas Audley, 1st Baron Audley of Walden, Lord Chancellor of England on this day in history.
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 William Lilly, England, astrologer/author/almanac compiler on this day in history.
1616 On this day in history english King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen
1630 Ercole Porta, composer, dies at 44 on April - 30.
1632 On April - 30 jean de Tilly, fieldmarshal, dies
1650 French rebel Henri de la Tour Turenne signs treaty with Spain on April - 30.
1651 Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theorist/saint on April - 30.
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 Tsjeng Tsj'eng-Kung begins siege of Dutch fort Zeelandia, Formosa on April - 30.
1671 Petar Zrinski, the Croatian Ban from the Zrinski family, is executed on April - 30.