Historical Events In August - 30
Friday, 23 October 2020
0257 On August - 30 st Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0524 Chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29 on this day in history.
0580 On this day in history mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam)
1125 On August - 30 duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany
1146 European leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time on August - 30.
1181 On August - 30 alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies
1334 On August - 30 pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon
1363 On this day in history beginning date of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the forces of two Chinese rebel leaders— Chen Youliang and Zhu Yuanzhang—are pitted against each other in what was one of the largest naval battles in history, during the last decade of the ailing, Mongol-led Yuan Dynasty.
1464 On August - 30 pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
1481 On this day in history 2 Latvian monarchs executed for conspiracy to Polish king Kazimierz IV
1482 Louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies on August - 30.
1483 On this day in history louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60
1529 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on August - 30.
1563 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled on August - 30.
1574 Guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master on this day in history.
1580 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
1590 Tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590) on this day in history.
1609 On August - 30 artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1645 On August - 30 dutch & Indians sign peace treaty
1645 On August - 30 dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY))
1666 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies on August - 30.
1673 Leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant on this day in history.
1682 On August - 30 william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
1682 On this day in history william Penn left England to sail to New World
1687 On August - 30 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
1693 On August - 30 jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist
1721 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War on August - 30.
1745 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57 on August - 30.
1748 On August - 30 jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat)
1751 On August - 30 georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha"
1757 Battle at Gross Jagerndorf: Russian army beats Prussia [OS=Aug 19] on August - 30.
1767 Christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on this day in history.
1769 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer on this day in history.
1772 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on August - 30.