Historical Events In March - 30
Monday, 03 October 2022
0239 -BC- first recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet on March - 30.
0804 Liudger becomes first bishop of Münster on this day in history.
0804 On March - 30 liudger becomes 1st bishop of Munster
0988 Arnulf II, count of Flanders (965-988), dies on March - 30.
0988 Boudouin IV with the Beard becomes earl of Flanders on March - 30.
1202 Joachim Van Fiore, Italian religious founder (Joachimism), dies on this day in history.
1222 On March - 30 nichiren, Japan, Buddhist priest/saint
1282 On March - 30 furious inhabitants of Palermo attack French occupation force
1296 Edward I sacks Berwick-upon-Tweed, during armed conflict between Scotland and England on March - 30.
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 March - 30.
1492 King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain on this day in history.
1533 On March - 30 henry VIII divorces his first wife, Catherine of Aragon
1533 On this day in history thomas Cranmer becomes archbishop of Canterbury
1533 On March - 30 henry VIII divorces his 1st wife, Catherine of Aragon
1547 Francois I of Valois-Angouleme, King of France (1515-47), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1603 Battle at Mellifont English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish on March - 30.
1603 On March - 30 battle at Mellifont: English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish
1644 On March - 30 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.
1672 On March - 30 peter I "the Great" Romanov, great tsar of Russia (1682-1725)
1674 On March - 30 jethro Tull, agricultural writer (Basildon), baptised
1681 Pieter Snyers, Flemish painter/engraver on March - 30.
1687 On March - 30 johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer
1697 John-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor on March - 30.
1719 On this day in history john Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music
1727 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Ital's opera composer/band leader (Farnace) on this day in history.
1746 The birth of Francisco de Goya, Spanish artist on this day in history.
1746 Francisco Jose de Goya, Fuendetodos Spain, painter/etcher (Naked Maja) on March - 30.
1750 John Stafford Smith, composer on March - 30.
1764 On this day in history pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at 68
1772 Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer on this day in history.