Historical Events In July - 29
Saturday, 25 January 2020
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on this day in history.
0362 On July - 29 emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws
0626 On this day in history avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople
1014 On this day in history battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies
1030 On July - 29 battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim)
1030 Olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad on July - 29.
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 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 On this day in history olaf, King of Norway, dies
1179 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III on this day in history.
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 July - 29.
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 July - 29.
1573 Spanish prince of Eboli, dies on this day in history.
1579 On this day in history antwerp request union with of Utrecht
1585 On July - 29 friese academy opens
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 July - 29 gilles Hayne, composer
1596 Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84 on July - 29.
1605 Simon Dach, German poet on this day in history.
1620 Nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat on this day in history.
1632 Samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies on this day in history.
1634 On July - 29 dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao
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 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
1655 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam on July - 29.
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.