Historical Events In August - 30
Tuesday, 22 January 2019
0257 St Sixtus II begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0524 On August - 30 chlodomer, King of the France to Orleans, dies at about 29
0580 Mohammed, Arabic prophet/founder (Islam) on August - 30.
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 Alexander III, [Orlando Bandinelli], Italian Pope (1159-81), dies on this day in history.
1334 On August - 30 pedro, the Cruel, King of Castilia & Leon
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 this day in history.
1464 On August - 30 pietro Barbo elected to succeed Pope Pius II (Paul II)
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 On this day in history louis XI, King of France (1461-83), dies at 60
1529 Juan del Encina, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1563 Jewish community of Neutitschlin Moravia expelled on August - 30.
1574 On August - 30 guru Ram Das became the Fourth Sikh Guru/Master.
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 August - 30.
1645 Dutch & Indians sign peace treaty (New Amsterdam (NY)) on this day in history.
1666 On this day in history benedictus Carpzovius, [Benedikt Carpzov], German lawyer, dies
1673 Leopold I, Spain, Netherlands & Lutherans form anti-French covenant on this day in history.
1682 On August - 30 william Penn sails from England to America, where he would establish the Pennsylvania Colony.
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 this day in history jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer/organist
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 August - 30.
1751 On August - 30 georg Friedrich Handel completes oratorio "Jephtha"
1757 On this day in history battle at Gross Jagerndorf: Russian army beats Prussia [OS=Aug 19]
1767 Christian Frederich Gottlieb Schwencke, composer on this day in history.
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