Historical Events In June - 29
Saturday, 24 August 2019
0512 On this day in history 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 June - 29.
1059 Bernard II, Duke of Saxony on this day in history.
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 June - 29.
1293 On this day in history hendrik van Gent, Flemish neo-Augustian philosopher/theologist, dies
1306 Musho [Hokai], Zen teacher/found subtemple at Jochiji, dies on this day in history.
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 Mapheus Vegius, [Maffeo Vegio], Italian lawyer/humanist/poet, dies on June - 29.
1517 On June - 29 rembert Dodoens, [Rembertus Dodonaeus], physician/botanist
1529 On June - 29 emperor Karel V & Pope Clemens VII sign Treaty of Barcelona
1534 On June - 29 jacques Cartier discovers Prince Edward Islands Canada
1540 On June - 29 english ex chancellor Thomas Cromwell sentenced as heretic
1577 On this day in history the birth of Peter Paul Rubens, Flemish artist
1613 Shakespeare's Globe Theater burns down on June - 29.
1620 On this day in history john Aerts, Flemish sculptor
1659 On this day in history the Russians, led by prince Trubetskoy are defeated by the Ukrainian armies of Ivan Vyhovsky in the Battle of Konotop.
1682 Sofia names herself regent of Russia on this day in history.
1694 Dutch fleet attacks French grain transports on this day in history.
1696 Michel Lambert, composer, dies on this day in history.
1738 On this day in history constantin Reindl, composer
1749 New Governor, Charles de la RaliÃ¨re Des Herbiers, arrives at Isle Royale (Cape Breton Island) on June - 29.
1755 On this day in history 515 prominant filipinos baptized as Catholic
1762 On this day in history russian Czar Peter III divorces his wife Catharina II
1767 On June - 29 british passes Townshend Revenue Act levying taxes on America
1776 Mission Dolores founded by SF Bay on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history 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 August Alexander Klengel, composer on this day in history.
1784 On June - 29 caesar Rodney, US judge/singer (Declar of Independence), dies at 55
1786 On this day in history alexander Macdonell and over five hundred Roman Catholic highlanders leave Scotland to settle in Glengarry County, Ontario.