Historical Events In January - 29
Saturday, 27 November 2021
0904 On January - 29 sergius III comes out of retirement to take over the papacy from the deposed antipope Christopher.
0969 On January - 29 peter, tsar of Bulgaria (927-69), dies
1523 On this day in history sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1574 On January - 29 sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal on January - 29.
1584 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange on January - 29.
1587 Deventer &Zutphen surrender to Spain on January - 29.
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 Galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees on this day in history.
1663 Robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies on this day in history.
1676 Fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia on this day in history.
1688 On this day in history emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom)
1689 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet on this day in history.
1696 On January - 29 ivan V, co-tsar of Russia (1682-89), dies
1700 On this day in history daniel Bernoulli, Basel Switz, mathematician (10 time French award)
1703 On January - 29 carlmann Kolb, composer
1711 On this day in history giuseppi Bonno, composer
1715 On this day in history georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on January - 29.
1728 John Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9] on January - 29.
1732 Paris churchyard Saint-Médard closed after Jansenistic ritual on this day in history.
1732 On January - 29 paris churchyard Saint-Medard closed after Jansenistic ritual
1737 On this day in history the birth of Thomas Paine, American writer
1737 On this day in history thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason)
1743 On this day in history andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies
1756 Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general on this day in history.
1761 On January - 29 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
1763 On January - 29 j G Seume, writer
1781 Mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich on this day in history.
1782 On January - 29 daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo)
1783 On January - 29 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 Ferdinand Ries, composer on January - 29.