On This Day

What Happened in 1530

Historical Events

  • Apr 8 Holy Roman Emperor convenes Imperial Diet in German city of Augsburg to address Protestant tensions
  • Jun 20 German Parliament joins to Augsburg together
  • Jun 25 The Augsburg Confession where Germany's Protestant princes force Holy Roman Emperor Charles V to hear their Confession of Faith
  • Aug 12 Florence surrenders for emperor Karel I
  • Sep 20 Luther advises protestant monarch compromise
  • Nov 5 St Felix Flood ravages Dutch coast and destroys the city of Reimerswaal in the Netherlands
  • Nov 19 The Recess document resulting from the Diet of Augsburg signed by Charles V and catholic princes