What Happened on November 30, 1786

Historical Events

Historic Event

Grand Duke of Tuscany Leopold II promulgates a penal reform, making his the 1st state to abolish the death penalty. November 30 commemorated as Cities for Life Day.

Famous Deaths

  • Bernardo de Gálvez, Spanish military leader and colonial administrator (Spanish Governor of Louisiana and Cuba, 1777-83, Viceroy of New Spain, 1785-6), dies of typhus at 40
1786 Highlights

About November 30, 1786

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 236 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius