Historical Events Happened In January - 29
Friday, 30 September 2016
0904 On this day in history sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher.
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on this day in history.
1523 On January - 29 sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden
1559 On this day in history thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet on this day in history.
1574 On January - 29 sea battle of Reimerswaal
1584 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange on January - 29.
1587 On this day in history deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain
1587 Deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain on this day in history.
1595 On this day in history william Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed.
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 On this day in history fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia
1688 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
1689 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet on January - 29.
1696 On this day in history 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 On January - 29 carlmann Kolb, composer
1711 Giuseppi Bonno, composer on this day in history.
1715 On this day in history georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist
1717 On January - 29 jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal
1728 On January - 29 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 The birth of Thomas Paine, American writer on January - 29.
1737 On this day in history thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason)
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on January - 29.
1756 On this day in history henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general
1761 Abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14) on this day in history.
1763 On this day in history j G Seume, writer
1781 Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich on January - 29.
1782 On this day in history daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo)
1783 On January - 29 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 On January - 29 ferdinand Ries, composer