Historical Events In July - 29
Monday, 11 December 2023
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0362 On this day in history emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws
0626 Avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople on this day in history.
1014 Battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies on this day in history.
1030 On this day in history battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim)
1030 On this day in history olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad
1095 On July - 29 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 Ladislaus I Arpad de Heilige, King of Hungary, dies on this day in history.
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 July - 29.
1179 On July - 29 lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III
1560 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on July - 29.
1563 On this day in history league of High Nobles routes King Philip II
1565 Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley on July - 29.
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 James VI is crowned King of Scotland at Stirling on July - 29.
1573 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1590 Gilles Hayne, composer on July - 29.
1596 On July - 29 jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84
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 this day in history.
1634 Dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao on this day in history.
1644 On July - 29 urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies
1646 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve) on July - 29.
1649 On this day in history david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
1655 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam on July - 29.
1669 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies on this day in history.
1676 On this day in history nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians