Historical Events In March - 30
Monday, 27 January 2020
0239 -BC- first recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on this day in history.
0804 On this day in history liudger becomes first bishop of Münster
0804 On March - 30 liudger becomes 1st bishop of Munster
0988 On March - 30 arnulf II, count of Flanders (965-988), dies
0988 On March - 30 boudouin IV with the Beard becomes earl of Flanders
1202 On March - 30 joachim Van Fiore, Italian religious founder (Joachimism), dies
1222 Nichiren, Japan, Buddhist priest/saint on March - 30.
1282 Furious inhabitants of Palermo attack French occupation force on this day in history.
1296 Edward I sacks Berwick-upon-Tweed, during armed conflict between Scotland and England on this day in history.
1422 On March - 30 ketsugan, Zen teacher, performs exorcisms to free aizoji temple
1456 Prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege on this day in history.
1474 On March - 30 duke Sigismund van Tirol ends contacts with Switzerland
1486 On this day in history thomas Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury
1492 King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain on this day in history.
1492 On March - 30 king Ferdinand & Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain
1533 On this day in history henry VIII divorces his first wife, Catherine of Aragon
1533 Thomas Cranmer becomes archbishop of Canterbury on March - 30.
1533 Henry VIII divorces his 1st wife, Catherine of Aragon on March - 30.
1547 On March - 30 francois I of Valois-Angouleme, King of France (1515-47), dies at 52
1603 Battle at Mellifont English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish on this day in history.
1603 Battle at Mellifont: English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish on March - 30.
1644 Paul de Chomedey de Maisonneuve 1612-1676 defeats a large band of marauding Iroquois on the site of the Place d'Armes; aided by force of 30 settlers; they had massacred several habitant families on March - 30.
1672 Peter I "the Great" Romanov, great tsar of Russia (1682-1725) on March - 30.
1674 On this day in history jethro Tull, agricultural writer (Basildon), baptised
1681 On this day in history pieter Snyers, Flemish painter/engraver
1687 On this day in history johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer
1697 On March - 30 john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor
1719 John Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music on March - 30.
1727 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Ital's opera composer/band leader (Farnace) on March - 30.
1746 On March - 30 the birth of Francisco de Goya, Spanish artist
1746 On March - 30 francisco Jose de Goya, Fuendetodos Spain, painter/etcher (Naked Maja)
1750 On March - 30 john Stafford Smith, composer
1764 On March - 30 pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at 68
1772 Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer on this day in history.