Year 30 was a
common year starting on Sunday(link will display the full calendar) of the Julian calendar.__NOTOC__
* The Romans found the city of
Sermon on the Mount(according to proponents of the 33 theory, although 27or 28is more likely)
April 7— Crucifixion of Jesus(suggested date, but it is also suggested that he died on April 3, 33) [http://www.johnpratt.com/items/docs/newton.html]
* Probable beginning of pontificate of
Saint Peter(in Catholic reckoning, until 64).
Arts and Sciences
Phaedrustranslates Aesop's fables, and composes some of his own.
Velleius Paterculuswrites the general history of the countries known in Antiquity.
Nerva, Roman emperor
Quintus Petillius Cerialis, brother-in-law of Vespasian
April 7— Judas Iscariot, disciple of Jesus, reportedly committed suicideshortly before the death of his teacher
April 7/ Good Friday— Jesus(born about 4 BC) — most widely accepted date by modern scholars (traditionally 33)
Shammai, president of the Sanhedrinand talmudic scholar, died 30 C.E.
John the Baptist(see [http://www.catholic-forum.com/saints/year0030.htm] )
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