1584 On this day in history birth of melchior Teschner, composer
1636 Esaias Reusner, composer was born on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history birth of matthias Henriksen Schacht, composer
1665 James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde, Irish statesman and soldier (d. 1745) was born on this day in history.
1667 On April - 29 birth of john Arbuthnot, Scottish writer (Alexander Pope)
1686 On April - 29 birth of peregrine Bertie, 2nd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, English statesman (d. 1742)
1727 On this day in history birth of jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer/choreographer (ballet d'action)
1745 On April - 29 birth of oliver Ellsworth, 3rd Chief Justice Supreme Court (1796-1800)
0852 Amalarius/Fortunatus/Symphosius of Metz/Lyon, bishop, dies at 76 on April - 29.
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 this day in history john IV, Dutch army leader/earl of Egmond, dies
1535 On this day in history death of john Houghton, English, executed
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 April - 29.