What Happened on May 30, 1832

Historical Events

  • Evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)
  • The Rideau Canal in eastern Ontario is opened. Oldest continuously operated canal system in North America.

Famous Birthdays

  • George Doherty Johnston, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Hillsborough, North Carolina (d. 1910)
Born in 1832

About May 30, 1832

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 191 years
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini