Famous Deaths In August - 29
Saturday, 23 January 2021
0029 Death of John the Baptist, beheaded on August - 29.
0886 On this day in history basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies
1093 Death of Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057) on August - 29.
1123 On August - 29 death of king Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088)
1395 On August - 29 death of duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349)
1442 Death of John VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389) on this day in history.
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
1533 Death of Atahualpa, last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors on this day in history.
1542 On August - 29 death of cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516)
1653 Death of Gillesz de Hondecoeter, painter/Hostage rights, buried at about 49 on this day in history.
1657 Death of John Lilburne, English dissenter on August - 29.
1712 Gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81
1758 Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1769 Edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
1780 Death of Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (b. 1713) on August - 29.
1782 On August - 29 death of richard Kempenfelt, Royal Navy Admiral drowns (b. 1718)
1799 On August - 29 pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71
1821 Horace Coignet, composer, dies at 86 on this day in history.
1844 On August - 29 death of edmund Ignatius Rice, Irish founder of the Christian Brothers and Presentation Brothers (b. 1762)
1856 Death of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, British Christian writer (b. 1778) on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63
1865 On this day in history john Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54
1877 Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies on this day in history.
1889 On this day in history death of stefan Dunjov, Banat Bulgarian military figure (b. 1815)
1891 On August - 29 death of pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844)
1893 On this day in history aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17]
1904 On August - 29 murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies
1909 Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies on August - 29.
1910 On August - 29 allen Hill, cricket bowler (England, 2 Tests), dies
1914 On August - 29 ... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle
1918 On August - 29 max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51
1921 On this day in history joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (rule of Allen), dies at 83