Historical Events For May - 29
Thursday, 19 October 2017
1843 On May - 29 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 May - 29.
1849 On May - 29 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 Patent for lifting vessels granted to Abraham Lincoln on this day in history.
1851 Leon VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920) on this day in history.
1852 On May - 29 jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer
1861 On May - 29 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 On May - 29 a H Borgesius, Dutch amateur astronomer
1868 The assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade on this day in history.
1869 Philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73 on May - 29.
1874 Present constitution of Switzerland takes effect on this day in history.
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 John Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63 on May - 29.
1880 On May - 29 oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)
1881 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer on this day in history.
1883 On this day in history william Beatton Moonie, composer
1883 On May - 29 albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73
1884 On this day in history the first steam cable trams start in highgate
1884 1st steam cable trams start in highgate on May - 29.
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 May - 29 august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen
1890 On this day in history francis de Bourguignon, composer
1892 On this day in history alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal)
1892 On May - 29 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.