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Historical Events Happened In May - 30

Monday, 21 April 2014

1631  France/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau on this day in history.  

1635  Emperor Ferdinand II & Saksen sign Peace of Prague on this day in history.  

1640  On this day in history andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies  

1642  On this day in history 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  On this day in history the birth of Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia  

1672  On this day in history peter I, (the Great), tsar of Russia (1682-1725) [NS=June 9]  

1718  On this day in history arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48  

1744  On this day in history alexander Pope, English poet (Eloisa to Abelard), dies at 56  

1746  On this day in history giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69  

1757  Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04) on this day in history.  

1778  On this day in history voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42  

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 this day in history.  

1791  On this day in history ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56  

1793  On this day in history georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public  

1797  On this day in history johann Christian Lobe, composer  

1797  Carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.  

1800  On this day in history karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach)  

1806  Andrew Jackson kills Charles Dickinson in a duel after Dickinson had accused Jackson's wife of bigamy on this day in history.  

1808  On this day in history napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate  

1808  Joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer on this day in history.  

1809  On this day in history johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43  

1812  John Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.  

1814  On this day in history the first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication  

1814  Napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition on this day in history.  

1821  James Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose on this day in history.  

1822  On this day in history house slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)  

1829  On this day in history levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert  

1830  On this day in history edward Winslow Hinks, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)  

1832  Evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31) on this day in history.  

1832  On this day in history 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.  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 30

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1010  On this day in history birth of emperor Renzong of China (d. 1063)  

1220  Alexander Nevski, [Aleksandr], Russian great ruler (1252-63) was born on this day in history.  

1423  On this day in history birth of georg Purbach, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1461)  

1524  Selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74) was born on this day in history.  

1578  On this day in history birth of valentin Dretzel, composer  

1623  Wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver, baptized was born on this day in history.  

1623  On this day in history birth of john Egerton, 2nd Earl of Bridgewater, English politician (d. 1686)  

1653  On this day in history birth of claudia Felicitas of Austria, Empress consort of Germany (d. 1676)  

Famous Deaths In May - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0727  On this day in history hubertus, bishop of Tongeren-Maastricht/saint, dies at about 72  

1035  On this day in history boudouin IV, count of Flanders (988-1035), dies  

1159  On this day in history death of wladislaus II the Exile of Poland (b. 1105)  

1252  On this day in history ferdinand III the holy, King of Castile/Leon, dies  

1416  Death of Jerome of Prague, burned as a heretic by Church on this day in history.  

1431  On this day in history death of joan of Arc, French heroine and saint (b. 1412)  

1434  On this day in history death of prokop the Great, Hussite general  

1469  On this day in history death of lope de Barrientos, Spanish bishop