Historical Events In May - 29
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0363 On May - 29 roman Emperor Julian defeats the Sassanid army in the Battle of Ctesiphon, under the walls of the Sassanid capital, but is unable to take the city.
0757 St Paul I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on May - 29.
1138 On this day in history anti-Pope Victor IV (Gregorio) overthrows self for Innocentius II
1167 On May - 29 lombard League defeat Frederick Barbarossa at Battle of Legnano
1176 On May - 29 battle at Legnano Lombardi League beats Frederik Barbarossa
1176 On this day in history battle at Legnano: Lombardi League beats Frederik Barbarossa
1405 On this day in history philippe de MÃ©ziÃ¨res, advisor to Charles V of France
1414 Council of Constance on this day in history.
1415 On May - 29 council of Konstanz
1453 On May - 29 constantinople falls to Muhammad II (Turks); ends Byzantine Empire
1453 French banker Jacques Coeurs possessions confiscated on May - 29.
1453 Constantine XI Dragases, last Byzantine Emperor, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1500 On this day in history bartholomeu Diaz de Narvaez (Novaez), Portuguese sea explorer, drowns
1506 On this day in history earl Willem I van Nassau-Dillenburg weds countess Walburg van Egmont
1544 Jacobus Latomus [Jasques Masson], Belgian inquisitor, dies at about 68 on this day in history.
1546 On May - 29 cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
1576 On May - 29 spanish army under Mondragón conquerors Zierik sea
1576 Spanish army under Mondragon conquerors Zierik sea on May - 29.
1592 On May - 29 at the Battle of Sacheon, the Korean navy led by Admiral Yi Sun Shin, repels a Japanese army that outnumbers it nearly 3 to 1.
1593 John Penry, English congressionalist, executed on May - 29.
1627 Anne ML of Orleans, duchess of Montpensier (Grand Mademoiselle) on May - 29.
1629 On this day in history arnold Baert, Flemish lawyer/member of Great Council, dies at about 74
1630 Governor John Winthrop begins "History of New England" on May - 29.
1630 The birth of King Charles II of Britain on May - 29.
1630 Gov John Winthrop begins "History of New England" on this day in history.
1630 Charles II, King of England (1660-85) on this day in history.
1652 English Admiral Robert Blake drives out Dutch fleet under Lieutenant-Admiral Tromp on this day in history.
1652 On this day in history english Admiral Robert Blake drives out Dutch fleet under lt-adm Tromp
1660 Charles II restored to English throne after Puritan Commonwealth on this day in history.
1660 On May - 29 gyorgy RÃ¡kÃ³czi II, prince of Transsylvania, dies in battle
1673 Cornelis van Bijnkershoek, lawyer/president of High Council on May - 29.
1677 On May - 29 treaty of Middle Plantation establishes peace between the Virginia colonists and the local Indians.
1680 Abraham Megerle, composer, dies at 73 on May - 29.
1691 Cornelis Tromp, admiral-general/son of Maarten T, dies at 61 on this day in history.