July 1830 in History

Events in History

  • Jul 5 France invades Algeria, begins a 40 year conquest
  • Jul 15 Indian tribes, Sioux, Sauk & Fox, sign fourth Treaty of Prairie du Chien giving the US most of Minnesota, Iowa & Missouri
  • Jul 27 Revolution breaks out in Paris, opposing laws of Charles X

Birthdays in History

  • Jul 2 John Bordenave Villepigue, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Jul 8 Frederick William Seward, United States Assistant Secretary of State (d. 1915)
  • Jul 8 Grand Duchess Alexandra Iosifovna of Altenburg (d. 1911)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Jul 10 Camille Pissarro, Danish Antillean/French painter (Impressionism), born in Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, Danish West Indies (now US Virgin Islands) (d. 1903)

  • Jul 14 Richard Henry Jackson, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
  • Jul 17 Eelco Refer, linguist (Dictionary for the Dutch translator)
  • Jul 22 William Sooy Smith, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1916)
  • Jul 29 Alvan Cullem Gillem, Major General (Union volunteers), (d. 1875)

Weddings in History

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 8 Magician Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin (24) weds Josèphe Cecile

Deaths in History

  • Jul 14 Anthony FRE Haersolte, member of Executing Regime, dies at 73