Historical Events For May - 29
Monday, 27 February 2017
1843 On May - 29 emile Pessard, composer
1846 On May - 29 albert Gyorgy earl Apponyi, Hungarian minister of Education
1848 On May - 29 battle at Curtazone Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte
1848 Wisconsin becomes 30th state on this day in history.
1848 Wisconsin becomes the 30th state to join the US on this day in history.
1848 On this day in history battle at Curtazone: Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte
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 May - 29.
1851 On this day in history leon VA Bourgeois, French premier (1895-96, Nobel 1920)
1852 Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer on May - 29.
1861 Dorothea Dix offers help in setting up hospitals for Union Army on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, composer, dies at 71
1864 On May - 29 méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz
1864 Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on May - 29.
1864 On May - 29 a H Borgesius, Dutch amateur astronomer
1868 On this day in history the assassination of Michael Obrenovich III, Prince of Serbia, in Belgrade.
1869 Philippe Vandermaelen, Flemish cartographer/publisher, dies at 73 on May - 29.
1874 Present constitution of Switzerland takes effect on May - 29.
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 On May - 29 john Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63
1880 On May - 29 oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West)
1881 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer on May - 29.
1883 On May - 29 william Beatton Moonie, composer
1883 Albrecht of Prussia, mistress of John van Rossum, dies at 73 on May - 29.
1884 The first steam cable trams start in highgate on this day in history.
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 May - 29 august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen
1890 Francis de Bourguignon, composer on this day in history.
1892 On May - 29 alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal)
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)