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Historical Events Happened In May - 29

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

1843  On this day in history 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 May - 29 wisconsin becomes 30th state  

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  On this day in history 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"  

1849  On May - 29 patent for lifting vessels granted to Abraham Lincoln  

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 this day in history dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army  

1862  On May - 29 franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71  

1864  On this day in history méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz  

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  The assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade on this day in history.  

1869  On this day in history philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73  

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  On this day in history gilbert Keith Chesterton, England, novelist (Man Who Made Gold)  

1877  John Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63 on May - 29.  

1880  Oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West) on May - 29.  

1881  Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer on May - 29.  

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  On May - 29 the first steam cable trams start in highgate  

1884  On May - 29 1st steam cable trams start in highgate  

1885  Erwin F Finlay-Freundlich, British astronomer (theory of relativity) on this day in history.  

1885  Alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63 on this day in history.  

1889  On this day in history august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen  

1890  Francis de Bourguignon, composer on May - 29.  

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  On May - 29 beatrice Lillie, Toronto, comedian/actress (Around World in 80 Days)  

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Famous Birthdays In May - 29

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1594  Gottfried Heinrich Graf zu Pappenheim, Bavarian general (d. 1632) was born on May - 29.  

1627  Anne ML of Orleans, duchess of Montpensier (Grand Mademoiselle) was born on May - 29.  

1630  Charles II, King of England (1660-85) was born on this day in history.  

1630  On May - 29 birth of charles II of England (d. 1685)  

1673  Cornelis van Bijnkershoek, lawyer/president of High Council was born on this day in history.  

1675  On this day in history birth of humphry Ditton, English mathematician (d. 1715)  

1716  On this day in history birth of louis J M Daubenton, French zoologist  

1722  James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster, Irish politician (d. 1773) was born on this day in history.  

Famous Deaths In May - 29

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1259  On this day in history death of king Christopher I of Denmark (b. 1219)  

1379  On May - 29 death of king Henry II of Castile (b. 1334)  

1405  On May - 29 death of philippe de Mézières, advisor to Charles V of France  

1425  Death of Hongxi Emperor of China (b. 1378) on May - 29.  

1453  On May - 29 constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49  

1500  Death of Bartholomeu Diaz de Narvaez (Novaez), Portuguese sea explorer, drowns on May - 29.  

1544  Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 on this day in history.  

1546  Death of Cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered on May - 29.  

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