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Historical Events In April - 29

Wednesday, 18 May 2022

1926  On this day in history france & US reach accord on repayment of WW I  

1926  On April - 29 carie Meek, (Rep-D-Florida)  

1927  On this day in history construction of the Spirit of St Louis is completed  

1927  Construction of Spirit of St Louis is completed on April - 29.  

1927  On this day in history betsy Ancker-Johnson, physicist/auto company exec  

1928  Big Jay McNeely, rocker on this day in history.  

1928  On this day in history henrich Federer, Switz, writer (I Switch Off The Light), dies at 61  

1929  On this day in history peter Joshua Sculthorpe, composer  

1930  C Jackson discovers asteroid #1268 Libya on April - 29.  

1930  On this day in history 123 runs are scored in 7 major league games  

1930  On this day in history alf Valentine, cricketer (great West Indian lefty spinner)  

1931  On this day in history cleve Indian Wes Ferrell no-hits St Louis Browns, 9-0  

1934  Pitts is last major league city to play a home game on a Sunday on April - 29.  

1935  Leroy Carr, rocker, dies= on this day in history.  

1936  On this day in history 1st pro baseball game in Japan is played Nagoya defeats Daitokyo, 8-5  

1936  On April - 29 florentinus M Wibaut, Amsterdam social alderman, dies at 76  

1937  The birth of Saddam Hussein, Iraqi leader on April - 29.  

1938  On this day in history g Neujmin discovers asteroid #1484 Postrema  

1939  On this day in history whitestone bridge connecting the Bronx & Queens opens  

1939  On April - 29 whitestone Bridge connecting Bronx & Queens opens  

1940  1st radio broadcast of "Young Dr Malone" on CBS on April - 29.  

1942  Japanese troop march into Lashio, cuts off Burma Road on this day in history.  

1943  Dietrich Bonhoeffer arrested by nazis on this day in history.  

1943  On April - 29 joseph Achron, Latvian violinist/composer (Golem suite), dies at 56  

1944  Fast carrier task force (12 carriers) commence 2 day bombing of Truk on this day in history.  

1944  HMCS ATHABASKAN (RCN), sunk off north coast of Brittany, France in English Channel, 10 miles north of Ile de Vierge - by 1 or 2 torpedoes from German torpedo boat T.24.While covering minelaying operation of Brittany with Canadian destroyer 'Haida' on this day in history.  

1944  On April - 29 surprise attack by Van de Peat on General Landsdrukkerij in the Hague  

1945  Canadians start air dropping food supplies to the starving Dutch on April - 29.  

1945  On April - 29 the German armed foces in Italy surrender to the allies  

1945  On this day in history the German commanding officer in Italy surrenders to General Alexander of the U.S. 5th Army unit.  

1945  US liberates Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany on April - 29.  

1945  1st food drop by RAF above nazi-occupied Holland (operation Manna) on April - 29.  

1946  On this day in history 28 former Japanese leaders indicted in Tokyo as war criminals  

1947  Irving Fisher, US economist, dies at 80 on this day in history.  

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Famous Birthdays In April - 29

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1584  On this day in history birth of melchior Teschner, composer  

1636  Esaias Reusner, composer was born on this day in history.  

1660  Matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer was born on this day in history.  

1665  On this day in history birth of james Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, Irish statesman and soldier (d. 1745)  

1667  John Arbuthnot, Scottish writer (Alexander Pope) was born on this day in history.  

1686  Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (d. 1742) was born on this day in history.  

1727  Jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer/choreographer (ballet d'action) was born on this day in history.  

1745  Oliver Ellsworth, 3rd Chief Justice Supreme Court (1796-1800) was born on April - 29.  

Famous Deaths In April - 29

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0852  On April - 29 amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76  

0926  Death of Burchard II, Duke of Swabia on April - 29.  

1380  On April - 29 death of catherine of Siena, Italian saint (b. 1347)  

1499  On April - 29 john IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies  

1535  Death of John Houghton, English, executed on April - 29.  

1594  Death of Thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer on April - 29.  

1630  Death of Agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet (b. 1552) on this day in history.  

1658  Death of John Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613) on this day in history.  

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