Historical Events Happened In May - 29
Thursday, 11 February 2016
1843 Emile Pessard, composer on May - 29.
1846 On this day in history 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 May - 29.
1848 Battle at Curtazone: Austrians beat Sardinia-Piemonte on May - 29.
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 this day in history 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 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 Méxican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on this day in history.
1864 Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz on this day in history.
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 May - 29.
1874 On this day in history present constitution of Switzerland takes effect
1874 The birth of Gilbert Keith Chesterton, English novelist on May - 29.
1874 On May - 29 gilbert Keith Chesterton, England, novelist (Man Who Made Gold)
1877 On this day in history john Lothrop Motley, (History of United Netherlands), dies at 63
1880 Oswald Spengler, Germany, philosopher (Decline of West) on this day in history.
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 May - 29.
1884 The first steam cable trams start in highgate on May - 29.
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 Alfred von Meissner, Austria physician/writer (Ziska), dies at 63 on May - 29.
1889 On this day in history august Strindberg's "Hemsoborna," premieres in Copenhagen
1890 Francis de Bourguignon, composer on this day in history.
1892 Alfonsina Storni, Argentine poet (La inquietud del rosal) on May - 29.
1892 On this day in history 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 this day in history.