Historical Events In August - 30
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
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 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 this day in history.
1181 Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on this day in history.
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 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 on this day in history.
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 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 August - 30.
1529 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on August - 30.
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 August - 30 tokugawa Ieyasu enters Edo Castle. (Traditional Japanese date: August 1, 1590)
1609 On August - 30 artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised
1645 On August - 30 dutch & Indians sign peace treaty
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 William Penn left England to sail to New World on August - 30.
1687 On August - 30 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
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 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 August - 30.
1767 On this day in history christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer
1769 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer on this day in history.
1772 On August - 30 henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader