On This Day

What Happened on April 30, 1792

Famous Birthdays

  • Johann Friedrich Schwencke, German organist and 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
1792 Highlights

About April 30, 1792

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus