Historical Events In March - 30
Tuesday, 22 October 2019
0239 On this day in history -BC- first recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
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 On March - 30 boudouin IV with the Beard becomes earl of Flanders
1202 Joachim Van Fiore, Italian religious founder (Joachimism), dies on this day in history.
1222 On this day in history nichiren, Japan, Buddhist priest/saint
1282 Furious inhabitants of Palermo attack French occupation force on March - 30.
1296 Edward I sacks Berwick-upon-Tweed, during armed conflict between Scotland and England on March - 30.
1422 Ketsugan, Zen teacher, performs exorcisms to free aizoji temple on this day in history.
1456 On this day in history prince Louis of Bourbon elected bishop of Liege
1474 Duke Sigismund van Tirol ends contacts with Switzerland on March - 30.
1486 On March - 30 thomas Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury
1492 On this day in history king Ferdinand and Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain
1492 King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella sign decree expelling Jews from Spain on March - 30.
1533 On March - 30 henry VIII divorces his first wife, Catherine of Aragon
1533 Thomas Cranmer becomes archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
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 March - 30.
1603 On March - 30 battle at Mellifont English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish
1603 Battle at Mellifont: English army under Lord Mountjoy beats Irish on this day in history.
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 Peter I "the Great" Romanov, great tsar of Russia (1682-1725) on this day in history.
1674 Jethro Tull, agricultural writer (Basildon), baptised on this day in history.
1681 On March - 30 pieter Snyers, Flemish painter/engraver
1687 Johann Balthasar Freisslich, composer on March - 30.
1697 On March - 30 john-Baptist Xavery, Flemish sculptor
1719 On March - 30 john Hawkins, England, wrote 1st history of music
1727 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Ital's opera composer/band leader (Farnace) on March - 30.
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 this day in history.
1764 Pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1772 Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer on March - 30.