April 30, 1859 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Charles Dickens' "A Tale Of Two Cities" is first published in literary periodical "All the Year Round" (weekly installments until Nov 26)

Novelist Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens
  • Paul Morphy returns from 10-month chess tour of Europe, retires

Deaths in History

  • Sergei T Aksakov, Russian writer (Bagrova-vnuka), dies at 67