Historical Events In May - 29
Thursday, 19 April 2018
1843 Emile Pessard, composer on this day in history.
1846 On May - 29 albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education
1848 On this day in history battle at Curtazone Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte
1848 On this day in history wisconsin becomes 30th state
1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30th state to join the US on this day in history.
1848 On May - 29 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 this day in history.
1849 Patent for lifting vessels granted to Abraham Lincoln on May - 29.
1851 On May - 29 leon VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920)
1852 Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer on this day in history.
1861 On May - 29 dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army
1862 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71 on May - 29.
1864 Méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on May - 29.
1864 Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on this day in history.
1864 A H Borgesius, Dutch amateur astronomer on this day in history.
1868 On May - 29 the assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade.
1869 On May - 29 philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73
1874 On May - 29 present constitution of Switzerland takes effect
1874 On May - 29 the birth of Gilbert Keith Chesterton, English novelist
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 this day in history.
1880 On May - 29 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 On this day in history the first steam cable trams start in highgate
1884 On this day in history 1st steam cable trams start in highgate
1885 On this day in history erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity)
1885 On this day in history alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63
1889 On this day in history august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen
1890 On May - 29 francis de Bourguignon, composer
1892 Alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal) on May - 29.
1892 Baha'u'llah [Mirza HA Noeri], Persian founder (Baha'i), dies at 74 on this day in history.
1894 On May - 29 beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days)