Historical Events in 1830

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  • Jan 7th 1st US Railroad Station opens (Baltimore)
  • Jan 13th Great fire in New Orleans thought to be set by rebel slaves
  • Jan 21st Portsmouth (Ohio) blacks forcibly deported
  • Jan 28th Opera "Fra Diavolo" premieres in Paris
  • Feb 3rd The sovereignty of Greece was confirmed in a London Protocol.

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Feb 25th Victor Hugo's "Hernani" premieres in Paris

Author Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo
  • Mar 4th Vincenzo Bellini's opera "I Capuleti e i Montecchi" premieres in Venice
  • Mar 10th The KNIL also known as the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army is created.
  • Mar 16th London's re-organised police force (Scotland Yard)
  • Mar 16th New York Stock Exchange slowest day ever (31 shares traded)
  • Mar 26th The Book of Mormon is published in Palmyra, New York.

Person-of-interestPerson of Interest

Apr 6th Joseph Smith & 5 others organizes Mormon church in Seneca Co, NY

Religious Leader Joseph Smith Jr
Religious Leader
Joseph Smith Jr
  • Apr 11th Robert Schumann hears the violinist Paganini play in Frankfurt
  • May 3rd 1st regular steam train passenger service starts
  • May 13th Republic of Ecuador is founded, with Juan Jose Flores as president
  • May 18th Edwin Budding of England signs an agreement for manufacture of his invention, lawn mower. Saturdays are destroyed forever
  • May 20th 1st railroad timetable published in newspaper (Baltimore American)
  • May 20th D Hyde patents fountain pen
  • May 24th "Mary Had A Little Lamb" is published
  • May 24th 1st passenger rail service in US (Baltimore & Elliots Mill, Maryland)
  • May 28th US Congress authorizes native Indian removal from all states to western prairie
  • Jun 12th Beginning of the French colonization of Algeria: 34,000 French soldiers land 27 kilometers west of Algiers, at Sidi Ferruch.
  • Jul 5th France invades Algeria, begins a 40 year conquest
  • Jul 15th Indian tribes, Sioux, Sauk & Fox, sign fourth Treaty of Prairie du Chien giving the US most of Minnesota, Iowa & Missouri
  • Jul 27th Revolution breaks out in Paris, opposing laws of Charles X
  • Aug 2nd Charles X of France abdicates in favour of his grandson the Duc de Bordeaux
  • Aug 4th Plans for city of Chicago laid out
  • Aug 9th Louis-Philippe formally accepts crown of France, following abdication of Charles X
  • Aug 25th Belgium revolts against Netherlands and begins the Belgian Revolution
  • Aug 28th 1st locomotive in US, "Tom Thumb", runs from Baltimore to Ellicotts Mill
  • Sep 9th Charles Durant, 1st US aeronaut, flies a balloon from Castle Garden, NYC to Perth Amboy, NJ
  • Sep 15th First National Negro Convention begins in Phila
  • Sep 15th First passenger to be killed by a railway train (William Huskisson, England)
  • Sep 15th Duke of Wellington opens Liverpool & Manchester Railway
  • Sep 16th Oliver Wendell Holmes writes "Old Ironsides"
  • Sep 20th 1st Negro Convention of Free Men agree to boycott slave-produced goods
  • Sep 23rd Dutch troops occupy Brussels
  • Sep 27th Dutch army leaves Brussels, after 100s killed
  • Oct 1st General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam
  • Oct 4th Provisional government declares secession of Belgium from Netherlands
  • Oct 5th King Willem I mobilizes Dutch army
  • Oct 26th Belgian rebels occupy Antwerp
  • Oct 27th Major-General Baron D Chasse bombs Antwerp (Belgium revolution)
  • Nov 22nd Charles Grey, (2nd Earl Grey), became Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.
  • Nov 29th November Uprising: An armed rebellion against Russia's rule in Poland begins.
  • Dec 5th Hector Berlioz' "Symphonique Fantastique" premieres in Paris
  • Dec 20th Great Britain, France, Prussia, Austria and Russia recognize Belgium
  • Dec 25th Hector Berlioz's "Symphony Fantastic" premieres
  • Dec 26th Gaetano Donizetti's opera "Anna Bolena" premieres in Milan