Historical Events Happened In January - 29
Thursday, 18 December 2014
0904 Sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher on January - 29.
0969 On January - 29 peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1523 Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden on January - 29.
1559 On this day in history thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1574 On this day in history sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal on January - 29.
1584 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange on January - 29.
1587 Deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain on January - 29.
1587 On January - 29 deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain
1595 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on this day in history.
1613 Galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees on this day in history.
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 this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
1689 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet on January - 29.
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on January - 29.
1700 Daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award) on January - 29.
1703 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
1711 Giuseppi Bonno, composer on this day in history.
1715 Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist on this day in history.
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
1728 On this day in history john Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9]
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1732 On this day in history paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1737 On January - 29 the birth of Thomas Paine, American writer
1737 Thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason) on January - 29.
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on this day in history.
1756 Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general on January - 29.
1761 On January - 29 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
1763 On January - 29 j G Seume, writer
1781 Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich on this day in history.
1782 On this day in history 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 January - 29 ferdinand Ries, composer