Historical Events Happened In January - 29
Monday, 02 February 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 this day in history.
1523 Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden on January - 29.
1559 On January - 29 thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1574 On January - 29 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 this day in history.
1587 On this day in history deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain
1587 Deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain on this day in history.
1595 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on this day in history.
1613 On this day in history 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 this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
1689 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet on this day in history.
1696 On this day in history ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies
1700 On this day in history daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
1703 On this day in history carlmann Kolb, composer
1711 On January - 29 giuseppi Bonno, composer
1715 On this day in history georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
1728 John Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9] on this day in history.
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual on January - 29.
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual
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 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 January - 29.
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 On January - 29 ferdinand Ries, composer