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 This day in History - January 30
445 Historic Events for January 30
1649

Charles I, King of Great Britain (1625-49), beheaded for treason

Death
1667

Treaty of Andrussovo: Russia and Poland sign peace treaty

Event
1687

[Johann] Balthasar Neumann, German architect, baptized

Birth
1694

Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer

Birth
1697

Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist/composer

Birth
1708

Georg D Ehret, German/English cartoonist

Birth
1710

Vigilio Blasio Faitello, composer

Birth
1713

England and Netherlands sign 2nd anti-French boundary treaty

Event
1719

Magnus G Lichtwer, German writer (Žsopischer Fabeln)

Birth
1724

Ignaz Franz Xaver Kurzinger, composer

Birth
1730

Peter II Alekseyevitch, emperor of Russia (1727-30), dies at 14

Death
1752

Joseph Matthias Kracher, composer

Birth
1756

Josef Preindl, composer

Birth
1760

Franz Xaver Partsch, composer

Birth
1774

Capt Cook reaches 71ø 10' S, 1820 km from S pole (record)

Event
1774

Jean-Pierre Guignon, composer, dies at 71

Death
1774

Frantisek Ignac Antonin Tuma, composer, dies at 69

Death
1775

Walter Savage Landor, Warwick, critic/writer (Imaginary Conversation)

Birth
1781

A v Chamisso, writer

Birth
1781

Articles of Confederation ratified by 13th state, Maryland

Event
1789

George Augustus Kollmann, composer

Birth
1790

Lifeboat 1st tested at sea, by Mr Greathead, the inventor

Event
1797

Johann Abraham Sixt, composer, dies at 40

Death
1797

Edwin Vose Sumner, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1863

Birth
1797

Congress refuses to accept 1st petitions from American blacks

Event