Historical Events In August - 30
Wednesday, 10 August 2022
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 Duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany on August - 30.
1146 European leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time on August - 30.
1181 Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on this day in history.
1334 Pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon on this day in history.
1363 On August - 30 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 Pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II) on this day in history.
1481 On August - 30 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 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1529 On August - 30 juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61
1563 On August - 30 jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled
1574 On August - 30 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 August - 30.
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY)) on this day in history.
1666 On August - 30 benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies
1673 Leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant on August - 30.
1682 William Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony on this day in history.
1682 William Penn left England to sail to New World on this day in history.
1687 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer on August - 30.
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 August - 30.
1748 On this day in history jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat)
1751 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1769 On August - 30 bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer
1772 On August - 30 henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader