Historical Events For May - 30
Monday, 22 January 2018
1631 On this day in history france/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau
1635 On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II & Saksen sign Peace of Prague
1640 On May - 30 andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies
1642 On May - 30 from this date all honours granted by Charles I are retrospectively annulled by Parliament
1646 On this day in history spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire
1672 The birth of Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia on this day in history.
1672 Peter I, (the Great), tsar of Russia (1682-1725) [NS=June 9] on May - 30.
1718 On May - 30 arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48
1744 Alexander Pope, English poet (Eloisa to Abelard), dies at 56 on May - 30.
1746 Giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69 on May - 30.
1757 Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04) on May - 30.
1778 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42 on May - 30.
1783 On this day in history benjamin Tower of Philadelphia publishes first daily newspaper in US
1783 Benjamin Tower of Phila publishes 1st daily newspaper in US on May - 30.
1791 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1793 On May - 30 georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public
1797 Johann Christian Lobe, composer on May - 30.
1797 On May - 30 carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48
1800 On May - 30 karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach)
1806 On this day in history andrew Jackson kills Charles Dickinson in a duel after Dickinson had accused Jackson's wife of bigamy.
1808 On May - 30 napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate
1808 On May - 30 joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer
1809 Johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1812 On May - 30 john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
1814 On this day in history the first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication
1814 On May - 30 napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition
1821 On this day in history james Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose
1822 On May - 30 house slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)
1829 Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert on May - 30.
1830 Edward Winslow Hinks, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
1832 On May - 30 evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)
1832 On May - 30 george Doherty Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1833 Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
1835 Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden) on this day in history.