Historical Events In January - 29
Saturday, 20 April 2019
0904 Sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher on January - 29.
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on this day in history.
1523 On this day in history sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on this day in history.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet on January - 29.
1574 On January - 29 sea battle of Reimerswaal
1584 On January - 29 frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange
1587 On this day in history deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain
1587 Deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain on January - 29.
1595 On January - 29 william Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed.
1613 On January - 29 galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on January - 29.
1676 Fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia on this day in history.
1688 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on January - 29.
1689 On January - 29 hubert K Poot, Dutch poet
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on January - 29.
1700 On January - 29 daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
1703 Carlmann Kolb, composer on this day in history.
1711 On January - 29 giuseppi Bonno, composer
1715 On January - 29 georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on January - 29.
1728 On this day in history john Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9]
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual on January - 29.
1737 The birth of Thomas Paine, American writer on January - 29.
1737 On this day in history thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason)
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on January - 29.
1756 On January - 29 henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general
1761 Abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14) on this day in history.
1763 On this day in history j G Seume, writer
1781 Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich on January - 29.
1782 Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo) on January - 29.
1783 On January - 29 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 Ferdinand Ries, composer on this day in history.