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 This day in History - May 30
439 Historic Events for May 30
1821

James Boyd patents Rubber Fire Hose

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1822

House slave betrays Denmark Vesey conspiracy (37 blacks hanged)

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1829

Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert

Birth
1830

Edward Winslow Hinks, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1832

George Doherty Johnston, Brig General (Confederate Army)

Birth
1832

Evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)

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1833

Josef Slavik, composer, dies at 27

Death
1835

Alfred Austin, Leeds England, poet laureate of England (Garden)

Birth
1840

Dominique J de Eerens, gov-gen of Dutch-Indies, dies at 59

Death
1842

John Francis attempts to assassinate Queen Victoria

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1844

Louis Varney, composer

Birth
1845

Amadeus I FM, duke of Aosta/king of Spain (1870-73)

Birth
1846

Peter Carl Faberg‚, Russia, goldsmith/jeweler/egg maker

Birth
1847

Alice Sophia Stopford Green, Ireland, proponent of Irish independence

Birth
1848

Mexico ratifies treaty giving US; New Mexico, California and parts of Nevada, Utah, Arizona and Colorado in return for $15 million

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1848

William G Young patents ice cream freezer

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1848

2nd battle at Gioto: Sardinia-Piemonte beats Austrians

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1853

Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer

Birth
1853

Andries Andr‚, Dutch actor/husband of Geertruida Meeuwissen

Birth
1854

Territories of Kansas and Nebraska created

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1854

Kansas-Nebraska Act repealed Missouri Compromise opens north slavery

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1858

Hudson's Bay Co rights to Vancouver Island revoked

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1859

Pierre Marie Felix Janet, France, psychologist/neurologist

Birth
1862

Battle of Front Royal, VA

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1862

Battle of Booneville MS - captured Gen Beauregard evacuates Corinth

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