Historical Events For May - 29
Wednesday, 26 April 2017
1843 On May - 29 emile Pessard, composer
1846 Albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education on this day in history.
1848 Battle at Curtazone Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte on May - 29.
1848 On this day in history wisconsin becomes 30th state
1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30th state to join the US on May - 29.
1848 On this day in history battle at Curtazone: Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte
1849 Lincoln says "You can fool some of the people all of the time, & of people some of time, but you can't fool all of the people all of time" on May - 29.
1849 On May - 29 patent for lifting vessels granted to Abraham Lincoln
1851 Leon VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920) on May - 29.
1852 On this day in history jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer
1861 Dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army on May - 29.
1862 On this day in history franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71
1864 Méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on May - 29.
1864 On May - 29 mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz
1864 A H Borgesius, Dutch amateur astronomer on this day in history.
1868 On this day in history the assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade.
1869 On this day in history philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73
1874 On May - 29 present constitution of Switzerland takes effect
1874 On this day in history the birth of Gilbert Keith Chesterton, English novelist
1874 Gilbert Keith Chesterton, England, novelist (Man Who Made Gold) on this day in history.
1877 On May - 29 john Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63
1880 On this day in history oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)
1881 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer on May - 29.
1883 On May - 29 william Beatton Moonie, composer
1883 On May - 29 albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73
1884 The first steam cable trams start in highgate on this day in history.
1884 1st steam cable trams start in highgate on May - 29.
1885 On this day in history erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity)
1885 Alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63 on May - 29.
1889 August Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen on this day in history.
1890 Francis de Bourguignon, composer on May - 29.
1892 On May - 29 alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal)
1892 Baha'u'llah [Mirza HA Noeri], Persian founder (Baha'i), dies at 74 on May - 29.
1894 On May - 29 beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days)