Historical Events In July - 29
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on July - 29.
0362 On this day in history emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws
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 July - 29.
1030 On July - 29 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 July - 29.
1099 Urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden
1563 League of High Nobles routes King Philip II on this day in history.
1565 On July - 29 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 July - 29.
1573 On July - 29 spanish prince of Eboli, dies
1579 On July - 29 antwerp request union with of Utrecht
1585 Friese academy opens on this day in history.
1588 Attacking Spanish Armada defeated & scattered by English defenders on July - 29.
1588 On July - 29 british general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth
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 July - 29.
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 July - 29.
1644 Urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies on July - 29.
1646 On this day in history johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
1649 On July - 29 david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
1655 On July - 29 biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam
1669 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies on July - 29.
1676 Nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians on July - 29.