Historical Events For May - 29
Sunday, 26 March 2017
1843 On this day in history emile Pessard, composer
1846 Albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education on this day in history.
1848 On May - 29 battle at Curtazone Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte
1848 Wisconsin becomes 30th state on May - 29.
1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30th state to join the US on May - 29.
1848 Battle at Curtazone: Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer on this day in history.
1861 Dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army on May - 29.
1862 On May - 29 franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71
1864 Méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz
1864 On May - 29 a H Borgesius, Dutch amateur astronomer
1868 The assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade on May - 29.
1869 On this day in history philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73
1874 Present constitution of Switzerland takes effect on May - 29.
1874 The birth of Gilbert Keith Chesterton, English novelist on May - 29.
1874 On May - 29 gilbert Keith Chesterton, England, novelist (Man Who Made Gold)
1877 John Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63 on May - 29.
1880 On this day in history oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)
1881 On May - 29 frederik Septimus Kelly, composer
1883 On May - 29 william Beatton Moonie, composer
1883 Albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1884 The first steam cable trams start in highgate on this day in history.
1884 1st steam cable trams start in highgate on this day in history.
1885 On May - 29 erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity)
1885 On May - 29 alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63
1889 On May - 29 august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen
1890 Francis de Bourguignon, composer on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal)
1892 On this day in history baha'u'llah [Mirza HA Noeri], Persian founder (Baha'i), dies at 74
1894 Beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days) on May - 29.