1387 On August - 29 birth of henry V, king of England (1413-22)/France (1416-19)
1434 Janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator was born on August - 29.
1476 Kano Motonobu, Kyoto Japan, co-founder (Kano school of painting) was born on August - 29.
1561 On this day in history birth of bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)
1609 On August - 29 birth of sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Italian painter (Madonna)
1619 Jean-Baptiste Colbert, French minister of Naval/baron was born on this day in history.
1628 John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath, English royalist statesman (d. 1701) was born on this day in history.
1632 John Locke, England, empiricist philosopher; disproved substance was born on this day in history.
0029 On August - 29 death of john the Baptist, beheaded
0886 On August - 29 basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies
1093 On August - 29 death of hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057)
1123 On August - 29 death of king Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088)
1395 Death of Duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349) on this day in history.
1442 On this day in history death of john VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389)
1523 On August - 29 ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot, dies at 35
1526 On August - 29 louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20