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 This day in History - March 30
372 Historic Events for March 30
1750

John Stafford Smith, composer

Birth
1757

Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer, dies at 39

Death
1764

Pietro Antonio Locatelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at 68

Death
1772

Johann Wilhelm Wilms, composer

Birth
1778

Playwright Voltaire crowned with laurel wreath

Event
1790

Joseph Smith, Rear Admiral (Union Navy), died in 1877

Birth
1804

Salomon Sulzer, composer

Birth
1805

Adrien de La Fage, composer

Birth
1811

Angelo Catelani, Italian composer/conductor

Birth
1814

Britain and allies march into Paris after defeating Napoleon

Event
1815

Wincenty Studzinski, composer

Birth
1822

Congress combined East and West Florida into Florida Territory

Event
1823

Joseph Farmer Knipe, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1901

Birth
1824

Innis Newton Palmer, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1825

Samuel Bell Maxey, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1895

Birth
1830

Auguste Tolbecque, composer

Birth
1830

Julius F A Bahnsen, German philosopher

Birth
1835

Bernhard Scholz, composer

Birth
1836

Karl Freiherr von Stumm-Halberg, German industrialist/politician

Birth
1840

George (Beau) Brummell, Dandy, dies

Death
1842

Dr Crawford Long, 1st physician to use ether as anesthetic

Birth
1842

John Fiske, [Edmund Fisk Green], US historian/philosopher

Birth
1842

Ether was used as an anaesthetic for 1st time by Dr Crawford Long (Ga)

Event
1844

Paul M Verlaine, France, lyric poet (Sagesse Bonbeur)

Birth
1853

Vincent van Gogh, Zundert Neth, artist who always lent an ear (Irises)

Birth