1584 Melchior Teschner, composer was born on April - 29.
1636 Esaias Reusner, composer was born on April - 29.
1660 On this day in history birth of matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer
1665 On April - 29 birth of james Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, Irish statesman and soldier (d. 1745)
1667 On this day in history birth of john Arbuthnot, Scottish writer (Alexander Pope)
1686 Peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (d. 1742) was born on this day in history.
1727 On this day in history birth of jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer/choreographer (ballet d'action)
1745 Oliver Ellsworth, 3rd Chief Justice Supreme Court (1796-1800) was born on April - 29.
0852 Amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76 on this day in history.
0926 Death of Burchard II, Duke of Swabia on April - 29.
1380 Death of Catherine of Siena, Italian saint (b. 1347) on this day in history.
1499 John IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies on this day in history.
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 April - 29.
1658 Death of John Cleveland, English poet (b. 1613) on this day in history.