Historical Events For April - 30
Saturday, 27 May 2017
1695 On this day in history william Congreve's "Love for Love," premieres in London
1708 On April - 30 simon de Vries, book seller/writer (Unequal), dies
1712 Philippus van Limborch, remonstrants theologist/vicar, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1717 On April - 30 guillaume Gommaire Kennis, composer
1722 The game of Billiards is mentioned in the New England Courant on April - 30.
1722 Game of Billiards is mentioned in New England Courant on this day in history.
1725 Emperor Charles VI & King Philip IV of Spain sign Treaty of Vienna on this day in history.
1743 Robert Jasper van de Capellen, master of Marsch/politician on this day in history.
1743 On this day in history pedro de Peralta y Barnuevo, Peruvian playwright/poet, dies
1748 Ceasefire at Aken ends on this day in history.
1763 On April - 30 london Journalist John Wilkes confined in the Tower
1767 On April - 30 jean Henri Appelius, lawyer/minister of Finance
1770 On this day in history david Thompson, English/Canadian explorer (Columbia River)
1772 John Clais patents 1st scale on April - 30.
1774 On April - 30 pope Clement XIV proclaims a universal jubilee
1777 On this day in history the birth of Karl Friedrich Gauss, German mathematician
1777 On this day in history carl Friedrich Gauss, world's great mathematician
1784 On this day in history franz K earl von Velbruck, German free mason, dies
1785 On this day in history frederick Philipse 3, land owner (Bronx, Westch & Putnam), dies at 65
1789 George Washington becomes the first US President on April - 30.
1789 On this day in history george Washington inaugurated as first president of US
1789 On this day in history george Washington inaugurated as 1st president of US
1790 Colonial troops occupy Bonni's marroon village on April - 30.
1790 On this day in history john Cockerill, English/Belgian industrialist
1792 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, composer on this day in history.
1792 On April - 30 hans Adolf Friedrich von Eschstruth, composer, dies at 36
1793 Lorenzo Fago, composer, dies at 88 on April - 30.
1794 On April - 30 the Battle of Boulou is fought, in which French forces defeated the Spanish under General Union.
1797 On April - 30 andreas V Michiels, Dutch military governor of West-Sumatra
1798 On this day in history congress establishes Department of the Navy
1798 On April - 30 uS department of Navy established
1798 On April - 30 dept of Navy forms
1800 On this day in history john H Midderigh, Rotterdam patriot, dies at 46
1803 On April - 30 louisiana sold to the United States by France