On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1792

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Friedrich Schwencke, German composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1852)

Famous Deaths

  • Hans Adolf Friedrich von Eschstruth, composer, dies at 36
  • John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich, British statesman who claimed to have invented the sandwich, dies at 73