Historical Events In July - 29
Monday, 24 September 2018
0238 On July - 29 pupienus, Roman Emperor
0362 Emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws on July - 29.
0626 On July - 29 avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople
1014 On this day in history 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 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 this day in history lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III
1560 On this day in history turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
1563 On this day in history league of High Nobles routes King Philip II
1565 On July - 29 mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
1567 James VI was crowned at Stirling. Regarded as 'The Wisest Fool in Christendom' he succeeded to the English throne in 1603 on this day in history.
1567 James VI is crowned King of Scotland at Stirling on this day in history.
1573 Spanish prince of Eboli, dies on this day in history.
1579 On July - 29 antwerp request union with of Utrecht
1585 On this day in history friese academy opens
1588 Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders on this day in history.
1588 On July - 29 british general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth
1590 Gilles Hayne, composer on this day in history.
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 On July - 29 nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat
1632 On July - 29 samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies
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 this day in history.
1646 On this day in history johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
1649 David Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies on this day in history.
1655 On this day in history biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
1669 On July - 29 christopher Simpson, composer, dies
1676 On this day in history nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians