Historical Events In January - 29
Tuesday, 22 October 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 Sermon of Constanz: Zwingli defends 67 Schlussreden on this day in history.
1559 Thomas Pope, English politician, benefactor, dies at about 52 on January - 29.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal - Admiral Boisot beats Spanish fleet on January - 29.
1574 Sea battle of Reimerswaal on January - 29.
1584 On January - 29 frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/Prince of Orange
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 this day in history.
1613 Galileo observes Neptune but fails to recognize what he sees on this day in history.
1663 On this day in history robert Sanderson, Bishop of Lincoln (1660-63), dies
1676 Fjodor Aleksejevitsj becomes czar of Russia on January - 29.
1688 Emmanuel Swedenborg, Sweden, religious leader (Angelic Wisdom) on this day in history.
1689 Hubert K Poot, Dutch poet on January - 29.
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 Giuseppi Bonno, composer on January - 29.
1715 Georg Christoph Wagenseil, Austrian (court)composer/pianist on January - 29.
1717 Jeffrey Amherst, English gov-gen of America/fieldmarshal on this day in history.
1728 On January - 29 john Gays' "Beggar's Opera," premieres in London [NS=Feb 9]
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 The birth of Thomas Paine, American writer on this day in history.
1737 Thomas Paine, political essayist (Common Sense, Age of Reason) on January - 29.
1743 Andre Hercule Fleury, French cardinal (1726-43), dies on this day in history.
1756 Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, (Rep/Gov-Va)/general on January - 29.
1761 On January - 29 abraham AA "Albert" Gallatin, Switz, US minister of Finance (1801-14)
1763 J G Seume, writer on this day in history.
1781 On January - 29 mozart's opera "Idomeneo" premieres, Munich
1782 Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer (Fra Diavolo) on this day in history.
1783 On January - 29 vasili A Zjukovski, Russian folk poet/translator (Homerus) [NS=Feb 9]
1784 On January - 29 ferdinand Ries, composer