Historical Events Happened In January - 29
Saturday, 01 November 2014
0904 On this day in history sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher.
0969 On January - 29 peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1523 Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden on January - 29.
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1574 On this day in history sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet
1574 On January - 29 sea battle of Reimerswaal
1584 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange on this day in history.
1587 On this day in history deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain
1587 On January - 29 deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain
1595 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on January - 29.
1613 On January - 29 galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees
1663 On January - 29 robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
1676 Fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia on this day in history.
1688 On January - 29 emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
1689 On this day in history hubert K Poot, Dutch poet
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on January - 29.
1700 On January - 29 daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
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 this day in history.
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on January - 29.
1728 On January - 29 john Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9]
1732 On this day in history paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual on January - 29.
1737 The birth of Thomas Paine, American writer on this day in history.
1737 Thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason) on this day in history.
1743 On January - 29 andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1756 Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general on this day in history.
1761 On January - 29 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
1763 J G Seume, writer on January - 29.
1781 Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich on January - 29.
1782 On January - 29 daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo)
1783 On this day in history vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 On this day in history ferdinand Ries, composer