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 This day in History - April 30
417 Historic Events for April 30
311

Emperor Galerius legal recognizes Christians in the Roman Empire

Event
313

Gaius G V Maximus, [Daia], Emperor of Rome, dies

Death
535

Amalaswintha, queen of Ostrogoten, murdered

Death
1030

Mohammud van Ghazna, Turkish mayor (G'widen)/Islamic ruler, dies

Death
1064

German King Henry IV gives away Utrecht county of West Friesland

Event
1196

Boudouin II, bishop of Utrecht (1178-96), dies

Death
1214

Huguccio/Hugo van Pisa, Italian bishop, dies

Death
1309

Kazimierz III de Great, King of Poland (1333-70)

Birth
1328

... Eckhard, German theologist/mystic, dies

Death
1349

Jewish community at Radolszell Germany, exterminated

Event
1396

Crusaders and earl of Nevers depart from Dijon

Event
1492

Columbus is given royal commission to equip his fleet

Event
1492

Spain announces it will expels all Jews

Event
1506

Philip of Bourgondy and England sign trade agreement

Event
1527

England and France sign treaty of Westminster

Event
1562

1st French colonists in US: Jean Ribaut and Hugenots at Parris Is NC

Event
1563

Jews are expelled from France by order of Charles VI

Event
1598

1st theater performance in America (Spanish comedy-Rio Grande)

Event
1602

William Lilly, England, astrologer/author/almanac compiler

Birth
1616

English King Jacob I leaves Brielle/Vlissingen

Event
1630

Ercole Porta, composer, dies at 44

Death
1632

Jean de Tilly, fieldmarshal, dies

Death
1632

Sigismund III, King of Poland/Sweden, dies at 65

Death
1650

French rebel Henri de la Tour Turenne signs treaty with Spain

Event
1651

Jean-Baptiste de la Salle, French priest/theorist/saint

Birth