Historical Events In July - 29
Sunday, 24 January 2021
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0362 On this day in history emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws
0626 On July - 29 avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople
1014 On July - 29 battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies
1030 Battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim) on this day in history.
1030 On this day in history olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad
1095 On this day in history hungary's Ladislas I conquers Croatia and Dalmatia, where he introduces Catholicism, founds the bishopric of Zagreb (Agram), persecutes the heathen, but dies suddenly at age 55 just as he is about to join the crusade
1095 On this day in history ladislaus I Arpad de Heilige, King of Hungary, dies
1099 On July - 29 urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies
1108 Philip I, co-king of France (1059, 1060-1108), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1164 On this day in history olaf, King of Norway, dies
1179 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III on July - 29.
1560 On July - 29 turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
1563 On July - 29 league of High Nobles routes King Philip II
1565 Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley on this day in history.
1567 James VI was crowned at Stirling. Regarded as 'The Wisest Fool in Christendom' he succeeded to the English throne in 1603 on July - 29.
1567 On July - 29 james VI is crowned King of Scotland at Stirling.
1573 Spanish prince of Eboli, dies on this day in history.
1579 Antwerp request union with of Utrecht on this day in history.
1585 Friese academy opens on July - 29.
1588 Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders on July - 29.
1588 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth on July - 29.
1590 On July - 29 gilles Hayne, composer
1596 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 on this day in history.
1605 On July - 29 simon Dach, German poet
1620 Nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat on July - 29.
1632 Samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies on July - 29.
1634 Dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao on this day in history.
1644 Urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies on July - 29.
1646 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve) on this day in history.
1649 On July - 29 david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
1655 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1669 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies on July - 29.
1676 On this day in history nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians