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Historical Events Happened In May - 30

Saturday, 20 December 2014

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

1635  On this day in history emperor Ferdinand II & Saksen sign Peace of Prague  

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 this day in history.  

1646  On May - 30 spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire  

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 May - 30.  

1718  Arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48 on May - 30.  

1744  On May - 30 alexander Pope, English poet (Eloisa to Abelard), dies at 56  

1746  On May - 30 giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69  

1757  On this day in history henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04)  

1778  Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42 on May - 30.  

1783  Benjamin Tower of Philadelphia publishes first daily newspaper in US on this day in history.  

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 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  On May - 30 carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48  

1800  On this day in history 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  Napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate on May - 30.  

1808  On May - 30 joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer  

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  The first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication on May - 30.  

1814  On this day in history napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition  

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

1822  House slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged) on May - 30.  

1829  Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert on May - 30.  

1830  On May - 30 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  George Doherty Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army) on this day in history.  

1833  Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27 on this day in history.  

1835  Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden) on May - 30.  

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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  Georg Purbach, German mathematician and astronomer (d. 1461) was born on this day in history.  

1524  On this day in history birth of selam II Sari, the blonde, sultan of Turkey (1566-74)  

1578  On May - 30 birth of valentin Dretzel, composer  

1623  On May - 30 birth of wallerand Vaillant, painter/engraver, baptized  

1623  On May - 30 birth of john Egerton, 2nd Earl of Bridgewater, English politician (d. 1686)  

1653  Claudia Felicitas of Austria, Empress consort of Germany (d. 1676) was born on May - 30.  

Famous Deaths In May - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0727  On May - 30 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 May - 30.  

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

1434  Death of Prokop the Great, Hussite general on May - 30.  

1469  Death of Lope de Barrientos, Spanish bishop on this day in history.