Historical Events In July - 29
Friday, 14 December 2018
0238 On this day in history pupienus, Roman Emperor
0362 Emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws on July - 29.
0626 On this day in history avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople
1014 Battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies on this day in history.
1030 Battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim) on this day in history.
1030 Olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad on this day in history.
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 Urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies on July - 29.
1108 On July - 29 philip I, co-king of France (1059, 1060-1108), dies at 56
1164 Olaf, King of Norway, dies on this day in history.
1179 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III on this day in history.
1560 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on this day in history.
1563 League of High Nobles routes King Philip II on July - 29.
1565 On this day in history mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
1567 On July - 29 james VI was crowned at Stirling. Regarded as 'The Wisest Fool in Christendom' he succeeded to the English throne in 1603
1567 James VI is crowned King of Scotland at Stirling on this day in history.
1573 On July - 29 spanish prince of Eboli, dies
1579 Antwerp request union with of Utrecht on July - 29.
1585 Friese academy opens on July - 29.
1588 Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders on this day in history.
1588 British general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth on July - 29.
1590 On this day in history gilles Hayne, composer
1596 On July - 29 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
1605 Simon Dach, German poet on this day in history.
1620 On July - 29 nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat
1632 On July - 29 samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies
1634 On July - 29 dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao
1644 On this day in history urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies
1646 On this day in history johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
1649 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on July - 29.
1655 On July - 29 biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
1669 On this day in history christopher Simpson, composer, dies
1676 Nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians on July - 29.