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 This day in History - April 30
417 Historic Events for April 30
1792

John Montague 4th Earl of Sandwich, English Naval minister, dies at 73

Death
1792

Hans Adolf Friedrich von Eschstruth, composer, dies at 36

Death
1793

Lorenzo Fago, composer, dies at 88

Death
1795

Jean-Jacques Barth‚lemy, French historian (Ancient Greece), dies

Death
1796

Isa„c M "Isaac A" Cr‚mieux, French lawyer/minister of Justice

Birth
1797

Andreas V Michiels, Dutch military governor of West-Sumatra

Birth
1798

Dept of Navy forms

Event
1800

John H Midderigh, Rotterdam patriot, dies at 46

Death
1803

US doubles in size through Louisiana Purchase ($15 million)

Event
1804

Hague's Theater opens

Event
1805

William Kerley Strong, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1867

Birth
1808

1st practical typewriter finished by Italian Pellegrini Turri

Event
1812

(Eastern) Louisiana admitted as 18th US state

Event
1812

Kaspar Hauser, German son of grand duke Karel van Bathe

Birth
1823

George JD Campbell, Scottish/Brit Minister to Indies (1868-74/80-85)

Birth
1828

Shaka, the great Zulu King, killed

Death
1829

George Washington Adams, son of John Q Adams, dies on City Is NYC

Death
1830

Davis Tillson, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1895

Birth
1837

Alfred Gaul, composer

Birth
1838

Nicaragua declares independence from Central American federation

Event
1846

Rosalie Amstein, writer

Birth
1847

Charles L J, archduke of Austria/gov-gen (Austria-Netherland), dies

Death
1848

Friedrich Freiherr Gagern, German/Dutch army commandant, dies at 53

Death
1851

Indrië Einarsson, Iceland playwright (Nyj rsn¢ttin)

Birth
1852

Anton Rubinsteins opera "Dmitri Donskoi," premieres in St Petersburg

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