Historical Events In January - 29
Saturday, 19 June 2021
0904 On January - 29 sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher.
0969 Peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies on this day in history.
1523 Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden on January - 29.
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 this day in history.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal on this day in history.
1584 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange on January - 29.
1587 Deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain on January - 29.
1587 On January - 29 deventer & Zutphen surrender to Spain
1595 William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet is probably first performed on January - 29.
1613 Galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees on January - 29.
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on January - 29.
1676 Fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia on January - 29.
1688 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
1689 On January - 29 hubert K Poot, Dutch poet
1696 Ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies on this day in history.
1700 On this day in history daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
1703 On January - 29 carlmann Kolb, composer
1711 On January - 29 giuseppi Bonno, composer
1715 Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist on this day in history.
1717 On January - 29 jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal
1728 John Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9] on January - 29.
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual on this day in history.
1737 The birth of Thomas Paine, American writer on this day in history.
1737 On January - 29 thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason)
1743 On January - 29 andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1756 On January - 29 henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general
1761 On January - 29 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
1763 On this day in history j G Seume, writer
1781 On January - 29 mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich
1782 Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo) on January - 29.
1783 Vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9] on this day in history.
1784 On this day in history ferdinand Ries, composer