Historical Events In March - 29
Monday, 18 November 2019
0502 Bourgundy King Gundobar delegates royal power on March - 29.
1058 On March - 29 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 this day in history johann Spangenberg, composer
1519 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal on March - 29.
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 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic on March - 29.
1602 John Lightfoot, English theologist/literary (Horae Hebraicae) on March - 29.
1616 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on March - 29.
1632 On this day in history treaty of Saint-Germain is signed, returning Quebec to French control after the English had seized it in 1629.
1636 Esaias Reusner, composer on March - 29.
1638 On this day in history first permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
1638 On March - 29 1st permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
1650 On March - 29 cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73
1655 On March - 29 valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
1673 On March - 29 english King Charles II accepts Test Act Roman Catholic excluded of public functions
1673 Eng king Charles II accept Test Act: RC excluded of public functions on March - 29.
1673 English King Charles II accepts Test Act: Roman Catholic excluded of public functions on this day in history.
1697 On March - 29 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
1725 On March - 29 joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer
1745 On this day in history robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 On this day in history thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist
1752 Edward Jones, composer on March - 29.
1788 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
1790 The birth of John Tyler, Former American President on March - 29.
1790 On March - 29 john Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845)
1792 On March - 29 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.
1792 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on March - 29.
1794 Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1795 On this day in history beethoven (24) debuts as pianist in Vienna
1798 Republic of Switzerland forms on this day in history.
1799 On this day in history new York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slavery in the state.
1799 Edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68) on this day in history.