Historical Events For May - 30
Wednesday, 26 July 2017
1631 France/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau on May - 30.
1635 On May - 30 emperor Ferdinand II & Saksen sign Peace of Prague
1640 Andre Duchesne, French historian/genealogy, dies on May - 30.
1642 On May - 30 from this date all honours granted by Charles I are retrospectively annulled by Parliament
1646 On May - 30 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 this day in history.
1718 Arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48 on this day in history.
1744 On May - 30 alexander Pope, English poet (Eloisa to Abelard), dies at 56
1746 Giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69 on this day in history.
1757 On this day in history henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04)
1778 On May - 30 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 Ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56 on May - 30.
1793 On May - 30 georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public
1797 On May - 30 johann Christian Lobe, composer
1797 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48 on May - 30.
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 Napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate on this day in history.
1808 On May - 30 joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer
1809 Johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43 on May - 30.
1812 On this day in history john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
1814 The first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication on this day in history.
1814 Napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition on this day in history.
1821 James Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose on May - 30.
1822 House slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged) on this day in history.
1829 Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert on May - 30.
1830 On May - 30 edward Winslow Hinks, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1832 On this day in history 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 On May - 30 josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27
1835 Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden) on May - 30.