On This Day

May 30, 1848 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • 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