Historical Events In August - 30
Tuesday, 21 January 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 Mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam) on August - 30.
1125 Duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany on August - 30.
1146 On August - 30 european leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time
1181 Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on August - 30.
1334 Pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon on August - 30.
1363 Beginning date of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the forces of two Chinese rebel leadersâ€” Chen Youliang and Zhu Yuanzhangâ€”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 on August - 30.
1464 Pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II) on August - 30.
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 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 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled on this day in history.
1574 Guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master on August - 30.
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 On this day in history artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty on this day in history.
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY)) on August - 30.
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 August - 30 william Penn left England to sail to New World
1687 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer on this day in history.
1693 On August - 30 jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist
1721 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War on August - 30.
1745 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57
1748 Jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat) on August - 30.
1751 Georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha" on this day in history.
1757 On August - 30 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 August - 30.
1772 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.