Historical Events Happened In January - 29
Wednesday, 27 May 2015
0904 Sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher on January - 29.
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on January - 29.
1523 On this day in history sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet on January - 29.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal on this day in history.
1584 On January - 29 frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange
1587 Deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain on January - 29.
1587 Deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain on this day in history.
1595 On January - 29 william Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed.
1613 On January - 29 galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees
1663 On this day in history robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
1676 On January - 29 fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia
1688 On this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
1689 On this day in history hubert K Poot, Dutch poet
1696 On January - 29 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies
1700 Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) on this day in history.
1703 Carlmann Kolb, composer on January - 29.
1711 On this day in history giuseppi Bonno, composer
1715 Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist on January - 29.
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on January - 29.
1728 On this day in history john Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9]
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual on this day in history.
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1737 On this day in history the birth of Thomas Paine, American writer
1737 On this day in history thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason)
1743 On this day in history andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1756 On January - 29 henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general
1761 Abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14) on January - 29.
1763 On January - 29 j G Seume, writer
1781 On January - 29 mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich
1782 Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo) on this day in history.
1783 On January - 29 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 Ferdinand Ries, composer on January - 29.