Historical Events For May - 30
Saturday, 25 February 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 this day in history.
1642 On this day in history from this date all honours granted by Charles I are retrospectively annulled by Parliament
1646 Spain & Netherlands signs temporary cease fire on this day in history.
1672 The birth of Peter the Great, Tsar of Russia on this day in history.
1672 On May - 30 peter I, (the Great), tsar of Russia (1682-1725) [NS=June 9]
1718 On May - 30 arnold J van Keppel, earl of Albemarle/general, dies at about 48
1744 On May - 30 alexander Pope, English poet (Eloisa to Abelard), dies at 56
1746 Giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69 on May - 30.
1757 Henry Addington, Viscount Sidmouth (C), British PM (1801-04) on this day in history.
1778 On this day in history voltaire, [Francois-Marie Arouet], French writer (Candide), dies at 42
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 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 On this day in history johann Christian Lobe, composer
1797 On May - 30 carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48
1800 On May - 30 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 this day in history napoleon annexes Tuscany & gave it seats in French Senate
1808 On May - 30 joaquim Casimiro Jr, composer
1809 Johan B Scheffer, portrait painter, dies at about 43 on this day in history.
1812 On May - 30 john Alexander McClernand, Major General (Union volunteers)
1814 On May - 30 the first Treaty of Paris, after Napoleon's first abdication
1814 On this day in history napoleonic Wars: War of the Sixth Coalition
1821 On May - 30 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 May - 30.
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 Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27 on May - 30.
1835 On May - 30 alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)