Historical Events In August - 30
Tuesday, 03 August 2021
0257 On August - 30 st Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0524 On this day in history chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29
0580 On August - 30 mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam)
1125 On this day in history 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 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 On August - 30 pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
1481 2 Latvian monarchs executed for conspiracy to Polish king Kazimierz IV on this day in history.
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 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1563 On August - 30 jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled
1574 Guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies
1590 Tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590) on August - 30.
1609 Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised on this day in history.
1645 On this day in history dutch & Indians sign peace treaty
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY)) on this day in history.
1666 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies on August - 30.
1673 On August - 30 leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant
1682 William Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony on August - 30.
1682 William Penn left England to sail to New World on August - 30.
1687 On this day in history 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 On August - 30 jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57
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 On this day in history bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer
1772 On this day in history henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader