1584 On this day in history birth of melchior Teschner, composer
1636 Esaias Reusner, composer was born on April - 29.
1660 Matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer was born on April - 29.
1665 On April - 29 birth of james Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, Irish statesman and soldier (d. 1745)
1667 John Arbuthnot, Scottish writer (Alexander Pope) was born on April - 29.
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 April - 29.
1745 Oliver Ellsworth, 3rd Chief Justice Supreme Court (1796-1800) was born on this day in history.
0852 Amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
0926 On April - 29 death of burchard II, Duke of Swabia
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 On this day in history death of thomas Cooper, English bishop, lexicographer, and writer
1630 On this day in history death of agrippa d'Aubigné, French poet (b. 1552)
1658 Death of John Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613) on April - 29.