Historical Events In August - 30
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0257 On this day in history 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 August - 30 mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam)
1125 On this day in history duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany
1146 On August - 30 european leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time
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 this day in history pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
1481 2 Latvian monarchs executed for conspiracy to Polish king Kazimierz IV on August - 30.
1482 On this day in history louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies
1483 On August - 30 louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60
1529 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1563 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled on this day in history.
1574 On August - 30 guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master.
1580 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
1590 On August - 30 tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590)
1609 Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised on August - 30.
1645 On August - 30 dutch & Indians sign peace treaty
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY)) on August - 30.
1666 On August - 30 benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies
1673 On August - 30 leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant
1682 On this day in history william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
1682 William Penn left England to sail to New World on this day in history.
1687 On August - 30 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
1693 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist on this day in history.
1721 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War on August - 30.
1745 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57 on this day in history.
1748 Jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat) on this day in history.
1751 Georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha" on this day in history.
1757 On this day in history battle at Gross Jagerndorf: Russian army beats Prussia [OS=Aug 19]
1767 On August - 30 christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer
1769 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer on this day in history.
1772 On this day in history henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader