Historical Events In March - 29
Tuesday, 31 January 2023
0502 On March - 29 bourgundy King Gundobar delegates royal power
1058 On this day in history stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies
1461 On March - 29 battle near Towton Field, 33,000 die (War of the Roses)
1484 On March - 29 johann Spangenberg, composer
1519 On March - 29 carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal
1546 On March - 29 cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
1549 On March - 29 the city of Salvador da Bahia, the first capital of Brazil, is founded.
1561 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic on this day in history.
1602 On March - 29 john Lightfoot, English theologist/literary (Horae Hebraicae)
1616 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on March - 29.
1632 On March - 29 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 First permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans) on this day in history.
1638 On March - 29 1st permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
1650 Cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73 on March - 29.
1655 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1673 English King Charles II accepts Test Act Roman Catholic excluded of public functions on this day in history.
1673 Eng king Charles II accept Test Act: RC excluded of public functions on this day in history.
1673 On this day in history english King Charles II accepts Test Act: Roman Catholic excluded of public functions
1697 On this day in history nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
1725 On March - 29 joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer
1745 Robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68 on March - 29.
1751 On this day in history thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist
1752 On March - 29 edward Jones, composer
1788 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
1790 The birth of John Tyler, Former American President on March - 29.
1790 John Tyler, Va, (D/W) 10th Pres (1841-1845) on March - 29.
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 this day in history.
1792 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on this day in history.
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 On this day in history republic of Switzerland forms
1799 On March - 29 new York passes a law aimed at gradually abolishing slavery in the state.
1799 On March - 29 edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68)