Historical Events In July - 29
Sunday, 15 July 2018
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0362 Emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws on July - 29.
0626 Avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople on July - 29.
1014 Battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies on this day in history.
1030 On this day in history battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim)
1030 Olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad on this day in history.
1095 On this day in history hungary's Ladislas I conquers Croatia and Dalmatia, where he introduces Catholicism, founds the bishopric of Zagreb (Agram), persecutes the heathen, but dies suddenly at age 55 just as he is about to join the crusade
1095 Ladislaus I Arpad de Heilige, King of Hungary, dies on July - 29.
1099 Urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies on July - 29.
1108 On this day in history philip I, co-king of France (1059, 1060-1108), dies at 56
1164 Olaf, King of Norway, dies on this day in history.
1179 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III on July - 29.
1560 On July - 29 turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
1563 On July - 29 league of High Nobles routes King Philip II
1565 Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley on July - 29.
1567 On July - 29 james VI was crowned at Stirling. Regarded as 'The Wisest Fool in Christendom' he succeeded to the English throne in 1603
1567 James VI is crowned King of Scotland at Stirling on July - 29.
1573 Spanish prince of Eboli, dies on this day in history.
1579 Antwerp request union with of Utrecht on this day in history.
1585 Friese academy opens on this day in history.
1588 Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders on July - 29.
1588 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth on this day in history.
1590 On this day in history gilles Hayne, composer
1596 On this day in history jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
1605 Simon Dach, German poet on July - 29.
1620 On this day in history nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat
1632 On July - 29 samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies
1634 Dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao on this day in history.
1644 Urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies on July - 29.
1646 On this day in history johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
1649 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
1655 On July - 29 biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
1669 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies on this day in history.
1676 Nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians on July - 29.