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 This day in History - October 30
392 Historic Events for October 30
1667

Johann Jakob Wolleb, composer, dies at 54

Death
1676

Ahmed K”prl, Turkish great vizer (siege of Candia, Kreta), dies

Death
1683

George II [August], King of Great-Britain (1727-60)

Birth
1690

Hieronymus van Beverningk, Duitch general, dies at 76

Death
1697

Germany signs French/English/Spanish/Neth/Brandenburgs peace treaty ending 9 year War

Event
1711

Willem … Brakel, Fries theologist (Reasonable Religion), dies at 76

Death
1712

Christian Wilhelm Ernst Dietrich, German painter

Birth
1735

John Adams, Braintree (Quincy) Mass, 2nd president USA (1797-1801)

Birth
1735

Edward Miller, composer

Birth
1739

England declares war on Spain: War of Jenkin's Ear [NS=Oct 19]

Event
1741

Angelica Kauffmann, Swiss painter

Birth
1757

Osman III, sultan of Turkey (1754-57), dies

Death
1768

1st Methodist church in US initiated (Wesley Chapel, NYC)

Event
1772

Capt Cook arrives with ship Resolution in Capetown

Event
1775

1st navy in US forms

Event
1785

Gustaf P Creutz, Swedish diplomat/poet (Daphne), dies at 54

Death
1787

Ferdinando Galiani, Italian economist/philosopher/diplomat, dies at 58

Death
1787

Karl Guhr, composer

Birth
1790

Rinse Posthumus, Frisian writer

Birth
1790

Karol Joseph Lipinski, composer

Birth
1807

James Samuel Wadsworth, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1816

Frederik I WK, 1st king of Wrttemberg (1806-16), dies

Death
1817

Hermann Kopp, German chemist (Jahresbericht of Chemistry)

Birth
1821

Cenobio Paniagua y Vasques, composer

Birth
1821

Fjodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski, Russian novelist (Idiot) [NS=11/11]

Birth