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Historical Events For December - 29

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

1141  Yue Fei, Chinese general, executed on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1170  On this day in history thomas Becket: Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury, is assassinated inside Canterbury Cathedral by followers of King Henry II; he subsequently becomes a saint and martyr in the Anglican Church and the Roman Catholic Church.  Click To Search About This In Google

1170  On December - 29 thomas Beckett, archbishop, assassinated by 4 knights of King Henry II  Click To Search About This In Google

1503  On this day in history battle at Carigliano: Spanish army beats France  Click To Search About This In Google

1539  St Jacobs Church burns after being hit by lightning on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1541  Isabella of Poland & King Ferdinand of Austria sign Treaty of Gyalu on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1558  On this day in history charles V, German emperor, buried  Click To Search About This In Google

1558  On December - 29 hermann Finck, composer, dies at 31  Click To Search About This In Google

1563  Francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1586  On December - 29 francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna/marquis of Aytona  Click To Search About This In Google

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1619  On December - 29 antoine Arnauld, French lawyer (Philippica), dies  Click To Search About This In Google

1630  Jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, RC pastor/lyricist, dies at 51 on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1678  Gotthard Wagner, composer on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1689  Olfert Dapper, Amsterdam historian/geographer, buried on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1703  On December - 29 mustapha II, sultan (Turkey), dies at 39  Click To Search About This In Google

1705  On December - 29 prosper Jolyot's "Idomenée," premieres in Paris  Click To Search About This In Google

1708  On this day in history great Alliance occupies Gent  Click To Search About This In Google

1709  Elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia/daughter of Peter the Great on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1721  Madame De Pompadour, mistress of French King Louis the 15th on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1731  J Brook Taylor, English mathematician, dies at 46 on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1743  On December - 29 alexander van Bylandt, Dutch military officer  Click To Search About This In Google

1766  The birth of Charles Macintosh, Inventor of waterproof clothing on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1767  Aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1776  On December - 29 charles Macintosh, Scotland, patented waterproof fabric  Click To Search About This In Google

1778  English troops occupy Savannah, Georgia on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1782  First nautical almanac in US published by Samuel Stearns, Boston on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1782  On December - 29 1st nautical almanac in US published by Samuel Stearns, Boston  Click To Search About This In Google

1785  On December - 29 johann Heinrich Rolle, composer, dies at 69  Click To Search About This In Google

1786  French Revolution: The Assembly of Notables is convoked on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

1792  Archibald Alison, Scottish historian (History of Europe) on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1800  On this day in history charles Goodyear founder of Goodyear Tire was born  Click To Search About This In Google

1800  Charles Goodyear, inventor (vulcanization process for rubber) on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1806  On this day in history william Gladstone, Liberal Prime Minister  Click To Search About This In Google

1808  On this day in history andrew Johnson, Raleigh NC, (Unionist), 17th pres (1865-69)  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Birthdays In December - 29

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1563  Francesco Maria Guaitoli, composer was born on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1586  On December - 29 birth of francisco de Moncada, Spanish earl of Osuna/marquis of Aytona  Click To Search About This In Google

1678  Gotthard Wagner, composer was born on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1709  On this day in history birth of elisabeth Petrovna, tsarina of Russia/daughter of Peter the Great  Click To Search About This In Google

1721  On this day in history birth of madame De Pompadour, mistress of French King Louis the 15th  Click To Search About This In Google

1743  On December - 29 birth of alexander van Bylandt, Dutch military officer  Click To Search About This In Google

1767  On December - 29 birth of aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer  Click To Search About This In Google

1776  On December - 29 birth of charles Macintosh, Scotland, patented waterproof fabric  Click To Search About This In Google

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Famous Deaths In December - 29

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0721  On this day in history death of empress Gemmei of Japan (b. 661)  Click To Search About This In Google

1141  Death of Yue Fei, Chinese general, executed on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1170  On this day in history death of thomas Beckett, archbishop, assassinated by 4 knights of King Henry II  Click To Search About This In Google

1558  On this day in history hermann Finck, composer, dies at 31  Click To Search About This In Google

1563  On December - 29 death of sebastian Castellio, French theologian (b. 1515)  Click To Search About This In Google

1619  Antoine Arnauld, French lawyer (Philippica), dies on December - 29.  Click To Search About This In Google

1630  On December - 29 jan Baptist Stalpart van der Wiele, RC pastor/lyricist, dies at 51  Click To Search About This In Google

1634  Death of John Albert Vasa, Polish bishop (b. 1612) on this day in history.  Click To Search About This In Google

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