Historical Events In July - 29
Sunday, 05 July 2020
0238 Pupienus, Roman Emperor on July - 29.
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 July - 29.
1030 On this day in history battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim)
1030 On July - 29 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 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 On July - 29 olaf, King of Norway, dies
1179 Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III on this day in history.
1560 Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden on July - 29.
1563 League of High Nobles routes King Philip II on July - 29.
1565 On July - 29 mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
1567 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 this day in history british general Drake defeats the Spanish Armada off the coast of Plymouth
1590 On July - 29 gilles Hayne, composer
1596 On this day in history 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 On July - 29 dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Curacao
1644 On July - 29 urban VIII, [Maffeo Barberini], Pope (1623-44), dies
1646 On July - 29 johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
1649 On this day in history david Teniers I, Flemish painter (altaar stukken), dies
1655 Biggest townhall in the world opens in Amsterdam on this day in history.
1669 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies on this day in history.
1676 Nathaniel Bacon declared a rebel for assembling frontiersmen to protect settlers from Indians on this day in history.