On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1832

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Evariste Galois give his theory on free assembly (dies in duel May 31)
  • The Rideau Canal in eastern Ontario is opened.

Famous Birthdays

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