Historical Events In March - 29
Thursday, 02 July 2020
0502 On this day in history bourgundy King Gundobar delegates royal power
1058 Stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies on March - 29.
1461 On this day in history battle near Towton Field, 33,000 die (War of the Roses)
1484 On March - 29 johann Spangenberg, composer
1519 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal on March - 29.
1546 On this day in history cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
1549 The city of Salvador da Bahia, the first capital of Brazil, is founded on this day in history.
1561 Santorio Sanctorius, Trieste Italy, physician/burned at stake/heretic on this day in history.
1602 John Lightfoot, English theologist/literary (Horae Hebraicae) on this day in history.
1616 Johann Erasmus Kindermann, composer on March - 29.
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 On March - 29 esaias Reusner, composer
1638 On March - 29 first permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans)
1638 1st permanent white settlement in Delaware (Swedish Lutherans) on March - 29.
1650 On March - 29 cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73
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 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 this day in history joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer
1745 Robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68 on this day in history.
1751 On March - 29 thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist
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 this day in history 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 On this day in history gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
1794 On this day in history marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50
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 March - 29.
1799 Edward Stanley, Earl Derby (C), British PM (1852, 1858-59, 1866-68) on March - 29.