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Historical Events In August - 29

Sunday, 27 September 2020

1849  Titus A J van Asch van Wijck, Dutch governor Suriname (1891-97) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1851  On this day in history willem M d'Ablaing, Dutch lawyer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1854  On August - 29 self-governing windmill patented (Daniel Halladay)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1855  On August - 29 emil Pauer, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On this day in history american Civil War: US Navy squadron captures forts at Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1861  On this day in history franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On this day in history 2nd Battle of Bull Run (Manassas) begins  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On August - 29 battle of Aspromonte-Italian royal forces defeat rebels  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On this day in history uS Bureau of Engraving & Printing begins operation  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1862  On August - 29 p M B Maurice Maeterlinck, Belgium, poet (Blue Bird, Nobel 1911)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1864  William Huggins discovers chemical composition of nebulae on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1865  John Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54 on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1871  Emperor Meiji orders the Abolition of the han system and the establishment of prefectures as local centers of administration. (Traditional Japanese date: July 14, 1871) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1874  Walter Field on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1876  Charles F Kettering, Ohio, inventor (auto self-starter) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  On this day in history mormon Church president Brigham Young dies in Salt Lake City, UT.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  Alfred DPR Pound, British admiral/1st Sealord (Jutland, WW II) on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1877  On August - 29 brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1879  On this day in history han Yong-woon, Hongsung County Korea, Zen teacher  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1880  Marie-Louise Meilleur, Canada, lived past 117 on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1881  On August - 29 edvin Kallstenius, composer  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  English cricketers lose to Australia on English soil for the first time , a mock obituary in the Sporting Times then declares the death of English cricket, saying its ashes will be taken to Australia, the origin of the "Ashes" trophy on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1882  On August - 29 australia beat England by 7 runs "Death of English cricket"  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  On this day in history seismic sea waves created by the Krakatoa eruption create a rise in the English Channel 32 hrs after the explosion  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  On August - 29 thomas Ahearn, head of the Ottawa Street Railway Company, presides over a demonstration of his pioneering electric stove at the Windsor Hotel in Ottawa. This is believed to be the world's very first dinner cooked on an all-electric stove.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1883  Seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1884  Ehm Welk, writer on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On August - 29 boxing's first heavyweight title fight with 3-oz gloves & 3-minute rounds fought between John L Sullivan & Dominick McCaffrey  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  On August - 29 gottlieb Daimler patents the first motor cycle  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1885  Gottlieb Daimler receives German patent for a motorcycle on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1889  On this day in history 1st American Intl pro lawn tennis contest (Newport RI)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1891  Michael Chekhov, Russia, actor (Abie's Irish Rose, Rhapsody) on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1893  Aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17] on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1894  On August - 29 e Franklin Frazier, sociologist, died in 1962  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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1387  Henry V, king of England (1413-22)/France (1416-19) was born on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1434  On August - 29 birth of janus Pannonius, Hungarian poet/translator  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1476  On this day in history birth of kano Motonobu, Kyoto Japan, co-founder (Kano school of painting)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1561  On August - 29 birth of bartholomeus Pitiscus, German mathematician (Trigonometry)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1609  On August - 29 birth of sassoferrato, [Giovanni B Salvi], Italian painter (Madonna)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1619  On this day in history birth of jean-Baptiste Colbert, French minister of Naval/baron  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1628  On August - 29 birth of john Granville, 1st Earl of Bath, English royalist statesman (d. 1701)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1632  John Locke, England, empiricist philosopher; disproved substance was born on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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0029  Death of John the Baptist, beheaded on this day in history.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

0886  Basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1093  On this day in history death of hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1123  On this day in history death of king Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1395  Death of Duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349) on August - 29.  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1442  On August - 29 death of john VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389)  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1523  On this day in history ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot, dies at 35  Click To Send On Whatsapp

1526  On this day in history louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20  Click To Send On Whatsapp

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