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 This day in History - December 30
334 Historic Events for December 30
39

Titus, 10th Roman emperor (79-81), conqueror of Jerusalem

Birth
273

Felix I, Italian Bishop of Rome, dies (or 274)

Death
274

St Felix I ends his reign as Catholic Pope

Event
987

French King Hugo Capet crowns his son Robert the compassionate king

Event
1317

Pontifical degree "Sancta Romania" against spiritualists

Event
1525

Jacob Fugger, German banker/merchant, dies at 66

Death
1566

Alessandro Piccinini, composer

Birth
1569

Georg Quitschreiber, composer

Birth
1572

Galeazzo Alessi, Italian architect (Palazza Marino, Milan), dies at 60

Death
1591

Innocent IX, [Giovanni Facchinetti], Pope, (1591 62 days), dies at 72

Death
1621

English king James I cracks Protestation of Parliament

Event
1635

Jan Baptista Van Helmont, physician/alchemist, dies

Death
1644

Philips van Almonde, Dutch Zeeuws lt-admiral

Birth
1665

"Messiah" Sjabtai Tswi departs to Constantinople

Event
1666

Abraham Crijnssen departs to Suriname

Event
1672

Baron Karl Rabenhaupt occupies Coevorden Neth

Event
1678

William Croft, composer

Birth
1685

Don Francisco de Agurto installed as land guardian of S Netherlands

Event
1689

Henry Purcell and Tates opera "Dido and Aeneas," premieres in Chesea

Event
1703

Tokyo hit by Earthquake; about 37,000 die

Event
1731

1st US music concert (Peter Pelham's great room in Boston)

Event
1741

Bartolomeo Giacometti, composer

Birth
1756

Pavel Vranicky, composer

Birth
1774

Pieter G Witsen Geysbeek, Dutch historian/literary [or Dec 31]

Birth
1775

Heinrich Carl Ebell, composer

Birth