Historical Events For May - 30
Sunday, 19 November 2017
1631 On May - 30 france/Maximilian van Bavarian signs Accord of Fontainebleau
1635 On this day in history 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 Spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire on May - 30.
1672 The birth of Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia on May - 30.
1672 On May - 30 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 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 Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04) on this day in history.
1778 Voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42 on May - 30.
1783 On this day in history 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 Georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public on this day in history.
1797 Johann Christian Lobe, composer on May - 30.
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 On May - 30 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 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 this day in history the first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication
1814 On May - 30 napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition
1821 On this day in history james Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose
1822 On this day in history house slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)
1829 On May - 30 levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert
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 On this day in history josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27
1835 Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden) on this day in history.