Historical Events In August - 30
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
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 August - 30 duke Lotharius of Supplinburg elected king of Germany
1146 European leaders outlaw crossbow intending to ending war for all time on this day in history.
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 Pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II) on August - 30.
1481 2 Latvian monarchs executed for conspiracy to Polish king Kazimierz IV on August - 30.
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 this day in history jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled
1574 Guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master on this day in history.
1580 Emanuel Philibert, Duke of Savoy/governor of Netherlands, dies on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590)
1609 On August - 30 artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty on August - 30.
1645 On August - 30 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 August - 30 william Penn left England to sail to New World
1687 Francesco Maria Vallara, composer on August - 30.
1693 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist on August - 30.
1721 On August - 30 russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War
1745 Jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57 on August - 30.
1748 Jacques-Louis David, France, Neoclassical painter (Death of Marat) on this day in history.
1751 Georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha" on August - 30.
1757 Battle at Gross Jagerndorf: Russian army beats Prussia [OS=Aug 19] on this day in history.
1767 On this day in history christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer
1769 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer on this day in history.
1772 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.