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Historical Events In August - 30

Monday, 17 May 2021

0257  St Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.  

0524  On August - 30 chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29  

0580  On this day in history mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam)  

1125  On this day in history duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany  

1146  On this day in history 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  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 this day in history.  

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  On August - 30 jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled  

1574  On this day in history guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master.  

1580  Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on August - 30.  

1590  Tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590) on this day in history.  

1609  Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised on this day in history.  

1645  On August - 30 dutch & Indians sign peace treaty  

1645  On this day in history dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY))  

1666  Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies on this day in history.  

1673  Leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant on this day in history.  

1682  William Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony on this day in history.  

1682  On this day in history william Penn left England to sail to New World  

1687  On August - 30 francesco Maria Vallara, composer  

1693  Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist on August - 30.  

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  On August - 30 georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha"  

1757  Battle at Gross Jagerndorf: Russian army beats Prussia [OS=Aug 19] on this day in history.  

1767  Christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on August - 30.  

1769  On this day in history bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer  

1772  Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In August - 30

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1334  On August - 30 birth of pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon  

1334  Pedro of Castile (d. 1369) was born on August - 30.  

1377  Shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (d. 1447) was born on August - 30.  

1609  Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised was born on this day in history.  

1687  On August - 30 birth of francesco Maria Vallara, composer  

1693  On this day in history birth of jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist  

1705  David Hartley, English philosopher (d. 1757) was born on August - 30.  

1720  On August - 30 birth of samuel Whitbread, English brewer (d. 1796)  

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Famous Deaths In August - 30

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0524  On this day in history chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29  

0526  Death of Theodorik the Great, King of Ostrogoten (b. 454) on this day in history.  

1181  On August - 30 alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies  

1428  Death of Emperor Shōkō (b. 1401) on this day in history.  

1482  On August - 30 louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies  

1483  On this day in history louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60  

1529  On this day in history juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61  

1580  On this day in history emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies  

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