On This Day

What Happened on September 30, 1770

Day of the Week: Sunday

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGeorge Whitefield

George Whitefield, English-born Methodist leader and preacher, dies in Newburyport, Massachusetts, at age 55

Anglican Preacher George Whitefield
Anglican Preacher
George Whitefield
  • Thomas Robinson, 1st Baron Grantham, English politician and diplomat