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 This day in History - March 30
372 Historic Events for March 30
1856

Russia signs Peace of Paris, ending the Crimean War

Event
1858

Pencil with attached eraser patented (Hyman L Lipman of Phila)

Event
1863

Danish prince Wilhelm Georg of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glucksburg chosen as king George of Greece

Event
1864

Franz Oppenheimer, German sociologist/politician

Birth
1864

Louis Alexander Balthasar Schindelmeisser, composer, dies 52

Death
1864

Skirmish at Mount Elba, Arkansas

Event
1865

-4] Battle at 5 Forks Virginia

Event
1865

Heinrich Rubens, German physicist

Birth
1866

Bedrich Smetana's "Verkaufte Braut" (Sold Bride), premieres

Event
1867

US buys Alaska from Russia for $7,200,000 (2› an acre-Seward's Folly)

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1870

15th Amendment passes, guarantees right to vote regardless of race

Event
1870

Texas becomes last confederate state readmitted to Union

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1871

W F A A Louisa/Lovisa, queen of Sweden/Norway, dies at 42

Death
1872

Sergey Nikiforovich Vasilenko, composer

Birth
1872

Nicolaos Mantzaros, composer, dies at 76

Death
1873

Benedict Augustin Morel, psychologist (dementia praecox), dies at 63

Death
1875

Marie Moke Pleyel, composer, dies at 63

Death
1876

Clifford Whittingham Beers, US, mental hygiene pioneer

Birth
1879

Thomas Couture, French painter/author, dies at 63

Death
1879

David van der Kellen, Dutch coin engraver, dies at 74

Death
1880

Sean O'Casey, Ireland, playwright (Playboy of the Western World)

Birth
1882

Melanie Klein, Austrian/British psycho analysis

Birth
1883

Jo Davidson, US, sculptor (Woodrow Wilson, Walt Whitman)

Birth
1884

Hans Hampel, composer, dies at 61

Death
1886

Stanislaw Lesniewski, Poland, logician/mathematician

Birth