October 1830 in History

Events in History

  • Oct 1 General Trade Journal newspaper begins publishing in Amsterdam
  • Oct 4 Provisional government declares secession of Belgium from Netherlands
  • Oct 5 King Willem I mobilizes Dutch army
  • Oct 26 Belgian rebels occupy Antwerp
  • Oct 27 Major-General Baron D Chasse bombs Antwerp (Belgium revolution)

Birthdays in History

  • Oct 1 Jeremiah Cutler Sullivan, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Madison, Indiana (d. 1890)
  • Oct 9 Harriet Hosmer, American neoclassical sculptor, born in Watertown, Massachusetts (d. 1908)
  • Oct 10 Isabella II, Queen of Spain (1833-68)
  • Oct 16 Ferdinand van der Haeghen, Flemish librarian/bibliography
  • Oct 24 Belva Bennett Lockwood, attorney (1st lady to argue in Supreme Court)
  • Oct 26 Stephen Elliott Jr, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1866)
  • Oct 30 John Stevens Bowen, Major General (Confederate Army) (d. 1863)

Deaths in History

  • Oct 4 Hans DL earl Yorck von Wartenburg, gov-gen of E-Prussia, dies at 71
  • Oct 18 Peter I Petrovic Njegos, bishop (Montenegro), dies