Historical Events In June - 29
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
0512 On June - 29 a solar eclipse is recorded by a monastic chronicler in Ireland.
0922 France's Charles III (the Simple) is deposed by rebellious barons and replaced with Robert, brother of King Odo, who is crowned king of the Franks at Reims while Charles gathers an army to march against the usurper on this day in history.
1021 Notker Labeo, tutor in convent Sankt Gallen, dies on this day in history.
1059 On June - 29 bernard II, Duke of Saxony
1149 Raymond of Antioch is defeated and killed at the Battle of Inab by Nur ad-Din on this day in history.
1194 Sverre is crowned King of Norway on this day in history.
1293 Hendrik van Gent, Flemish neo-Augustian philosopher/theologist, dies on this day in history.
1306 On June - 29 musho [Hokai], Zen teacher/found subtemple at Jochiji, dies
1312 Roman Catholics German King Henry VII crowned on this day in history.
1377 French invasion fleet lands at Rye England on June - 29.
1428 On June - 29 jacoba of Bavaria signs cease fire with Philip the Good
1458 On June - 29 mapheus Vegius, [Maffeo Vegio], Italian lawyer/humanist/poet, dies
1517 On this day in history rembert Dodoens, [Rembertus Dodonaeus], physician/botanist
1529 Emperor Karel V & Pope Clemens VII sign Treaty of Barcelona on June - 29.
1534 Jacques Cartier discovers Prince Edward Islands Canada on this day in history.
1540 On June - 29 english ex chancellor Thomas Cromwell sentenced as heretic
1577 The birth of Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish artist on this day in history.
1613 On this day in history shakespeare's Globe Theater burns down
1620 On this day in history john Aerts, Flemish sculptor
1659 The Russians, led by prince Trubetskoy are defeated by the Ukrainian armies of Ivan Vyhovsky in the Battle of Konotop on June - 29.
1682 On this day in history sofia names herself regent of Russia
1694 On this day in history dutch fleet attacks French grain transports
1696 On June - 29 michel Lambert, composer, dies
1738 Constantin Reindl, composer on this day in history.
1749 New Governor, Charles de la RaliÃ¨re Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island) on this day in history.
1755 On this day in history 515 prominant filipinos baptized as Catholic
1762 Russian Czar Peter III divorces his wife Catharina II on June - 29.
1767 On this day in history british passes Townshend Revenue Act levying taxes on America
1776 Mission Dolores founded by SF Bay on this day in history.
1776 On June - 29 va state constitution adopted &Patrick Henry made governor
1779 Anton R Mengs, German writer/neo-classic painter Madrid, dies at 51 on June - 29.
1783 On this day in history august Alexander Klengel, composer
1784 Caesar Rodney, US judge/singer (Declar of Independence), dies at 55 on June - 29.
1786 Alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario on this day in history.