On This Day

What Happened in June 1730

Famous Birthdays

  • Jun 7 Georg von Pasterwiz, Austrian composer, born in Passau, Germany (d. 1803)
  • Jun 14 Antonio Sacchini, Italian opera composer, born in Florence (d. 1786)
  • Jun 20 Nonnosus Madlseder, German composer, born in Merano (d. 1797)
  • Jun 21 Norinaga Motoori, Japanese scientist, born in Matsuzaka, Japan (d. 1801)
  • Jun 26 Charles Messier, French astronomer (cataloguer of "M objects"), born in Badonviller, Lorraine, France (d. 1817)

Famous Deaths

  • Jun 6 Alain Emmanuel de Co√ętlogon, Marshal of France, dies at 83