On This Day

What Happened on May 30, 1848

Historical Events

  • Second Battle at Gioto: Sardinia-Piemonte beats Austrians
  • Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo between US and Mexico comes into force, giving New Mexico, California and parts of Nevada, Utah, Arizona and Colorado to the US in return for $15 million
  • William G Young patents ice cream freezer
1848 Highlights

About May 30, 1848

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 173 years and 6 months
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini