Historical Events Happened In May - 30
Wednesday, 01 October 2014
1631 On May - 30 france/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau
1635 On May - 30 emperor Ferdinand II & Saksen sign Peace of Prague
1640 On May - 30 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 May - 30.
1672 On this day in history 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 Arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48 on May - 30.
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 this day in history.
1783 Benjamin Tower of Philadelphia publishes first daily newspaper in US on May - 30.
1783 Benjamin Tower of Phila publishes 1st daily newspaper in US on May - 30.
1791 On this day in history ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56
1793 Georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public on this day in history.
1797 Johann Christian Lobe, composer on this day in history.
1797 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1800 Karl W Feuerbach, German mathematician (Position of Feuerbach) on this day in history.
1806 Andrew Jackson kills Charles Dickinson in a duel after Dickinson had accused Jackson's wife of bigamy on May - 30.
1808 Napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate on May - 30.
1808 Joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer on May - 30.
1809 On May - 30 johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43
1812 John Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers) on this day in history.
1814 On May - 30 the first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication
1814 On May - 30 napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition
1821 James Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose on this day in history.
1822 On May - 30 house slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)
1829 On this day in history levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert
1830 On May - 30 edward Winslow Hinks, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1832 On May - 30 evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)
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 On this day in history alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)