Historical Events For May - 30
Sunday, 04 December 2016
1631 On this day in history 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 From this date all honours granted by Charles I are retrospectively annulled by Parliament on May - 30.
1646 On this day in history spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire
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 May - 30.
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 Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04) on this day in history.
1778 On May - 30 voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42
1783 On May - 30 benjamin Tower of Philadelphia publishes first daily newspaper in US
1783 On this day in history benjamin Tower of Phila publishes 1st daily newspaper in US
1791 On May - 30 ildephons Haas, composer, dies at 56
1793 Georges Couthon chosen member of French Committee the Salut Public on May - 30.
1797 Johann Christian Lobe, composer on May - 30.
1797 On this day in history carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48
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 On May - 30 napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate
1808 Joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer on May - 30.
1809 On this day in history johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43
1812 On May - 30 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 May - 30.
1821 On May - 30 james Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose
1822 On May - 30 house slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)
1829 On May - 30 levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert
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 this day in history george Doherty Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army)
1833 On May - 30 josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27
1835 On May - 30 alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)