Historical Events In August - 30
Monday, 06 April 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies
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 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.
1464 On this day in history pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
1481 On August - 30 2 Latvian monarchs executed for conspiracy to Polish king Kazimierz IV
1482 On this day in history louis van Bourbon, prince-Bishop of Luik (Cluppelslagers), dies
1483 Louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1529 On this day in history juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61
1563 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled on August - 30.
1574 On August - 30 guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master.
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 this day in history.
1609 Artus I Quellinus "the Old", Flemish sculptor, baptised on August - 30.
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty on August - 30.
1645 On this day in history dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY))
1666 Benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1687 On August - 30 francesco Maria Vallara, composer
1693 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist on August - 30.
1721 Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War on this day in history.
1745 On August - 30 jean-Baptiste Maurice Quinault, composer, dies at 57
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 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 Bonifacio Asioli, composer/music writer on August - 30.
1772 Henri D Count de Larochejacquelin, French royalist leader on this day in history.