Historical Events In March - 29
Wednesday, 21 April 2021
0502 Bourgundy King Gundobar delegates royal power on March - 29.
1058 On this day in history stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies
1461 Battle near Towton Field, 33,000 die (War of the Roses) on March - 29.
1484 On March - 29 johann Spangenberg, composer
1519 On March - 29 carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal
1546 Cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered on March - 29.
1549 The city of Salvador da Bahia, the first capital of Brazil, is founded on March - 29.
1561 On this day in history santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic
1602 On March - 29 john Lightfoot, English theologist/literary (Horae Hebraicae)
1616 On March - 29 johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer
1632 Treaty of Saint-Germain is signed, returning Quebec to French control after the English had seized it in 1629 on this day in history.
1636 Esaias Reusner, composer on March - 29.
1638 On March - 29 first permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
1638 1st permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans) on this day in history.
1650 Cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73 on March - 29.
1655 On this day in history valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
1673 English King Charles II accepts Test Act Roman Catholic excluded of public functions on March - 29.
1673 On March - 29 eng king Charles II accept Test Act: RC excluded of public functions
1673 On this day in history english King Charles II accepts Test Act: Roman Catholic excluded of public functions
1697 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
1725 On March - 29 joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer
1745 On March - 29 robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 Thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist on this day in history.
1752 On this day in history edward Jones, composer
1788 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
1790 On March - 29 the birth of John Tyler, Former American President
1790 On March - 29 john Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845)
1792 King Gustav III of Sweden dies after being shot in the back at a midnight masquerade ball at Stockholm's Royal Opera just 13 days earlier. He is succeeded by Gustav IV Adolf on March - 29.
1792 On this day in history gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
1794 Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1795 Beethoven (24) debuts as pianist in Vienna on March - 29.
1798 Republic of Switzerland forms on this day in history.
1799 New York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slavery in the state on this day in history.
1799 Edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68) on March - 29.