Historical Events Happened In May - 30
Saturday, 13 February 2016
1631 On this day in history france/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau
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 From this date all honours granted by Charles I are retrospectively annulled by Parliament on May - 30.
1646 Spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire on this day in history.
1672 On May - 30 the birth of Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia
1672 Peter I, (the Great), tsar of Russia (1682-1725) [NS=June 9] on this day in history.
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 On May - 30 giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69
1757 On May - 30 henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04)
1778 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42 on May - 30.
1783 On May - 30 benjamin Tower of Philadelphia publishes first daily newspaper in US
1783 On May - 30 benjamin Tower of Phila publishes 1st daily newspaper in US
1791 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 on May - 30.
1793 On May - 30 georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public
1797 Johann Christian Lobe, composer on this day in history.
1797 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1800 On May - 30 karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach)
1806 On May - 30 andrew Jackson kills Charles Dickinson in a duel after Dickinson had accused Jackson's wife of bigamy.
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 May - 30 johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43
1812 On this day in history john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
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 On this day in history james Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose
1822 House slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged) on May - 30.
1829 Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert on this day in history.
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 George Doherty Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army) on May - 30.
1833 Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27 on May - 30.
1835 On this day in history alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)