Historical Events Happened In May - 29
Friday, 19 December 2014
1843 Emile Pessard, composer on May - 29.
1846 Albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education on May - 29.
1848 Battle at Curtazone Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte on May - 29.
1848 Wisconsin becomes 30th state on May - 29.
1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30th state to join the US on May - 29.
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 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 Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army
1862 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71 on this day in history.
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 May - 29.
1868 On May - 29 the assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade.
1869 Philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1874 On this day in history present constitution of Switzerland takes effect
1874 On May - 29 the birth of Gilbert Keith Chesterton, English novelist
1874 Gilbert Keith Chesterton, England, novelist (Man Who Made Gold) on this day in history.
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 this day in history frederik Septimus Kelly, composer
1883 William Beatton Moonie, composer on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73
1884 The first steam cable trams start in highgate on May - 29.
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 On this day in history alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63
1889 On May - 29 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 this day in history.
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)