Historical Events In October - 29
Thursday, 29 October 2020
0437 Valentinian III, Western Roman Emperor, marries Licinia Eudoxia, daughter of his cousin Theodosius II, Eastern Roman Emperor in Constantinople. This unifies the two branches of the House of Theodosius today in history.
0439 Vandalen under Genseric occupy Carthago today in history.
1268 On October - 29 conradin, the last legitimate male heir of the Hohenstaufen dynasty of Kings of Germany and Holy Roman Emperors, is executed along with his companion Frederick I, Margrave of Baden by Charles I of Sicily, a political rival and ally to the hostile Roman Catholic church.
1390 Today in history first trial for witchcraft in Paris.
1467 On October - 29 battle of Brusthem: Charles the Bold defeats Liege
1508 On October - 29 gelderse troops occupies Kuinre
1552 Czar Ivan IV escapes back to Moscow after battle today in history.
1591 Giovanni A Facchinetti elected as Pope Innocentius IX on October - 29.
1618 Today in history sir Walter Raleigh, explorer and colonizer, is executed for conspiring against James I.
1618 Today in history english adventurer, writer, and courtier Sir Walter Raleigh is beheaded for allegedly conspiring against James I of England.
1658 Action of 29 October 1658 (Naval battle) on October - 29.