Historical Events In November - 29
Tuesday, 02 March 2021
1812 Napoleon's Grand Army crosses Berezina River in retreat from Russia on November - 29.
1813 Elias Canneman (Lib) becomes minister of Finance on November - 29.
1813 Giambattista Bodoni, Ital stamp cutter/publisher (bodoni), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1815 On this day in history augusta Ada Byron, later the Countess of Lovelace, was born on this day in. Lovelace, a mathematical prodigy and daughter of the poet Lord Byron, was an important influence on Charles Babbage, who developed one of the first mechanical computers.
1815 Stephen Augustus Hurlbut, Mjr Gen (Union volunteers), died in 1882 on this day in history.
1816 On this day in history carl Binder, composer
1818 On November - 29 george Brown, Canada, publisher (Toronto Globe), PM (L) (1858)
1825 First Italian opera, Barber of Seville, produced in US (NYC) on November - 29.
1825 1st Italian opera in US, "Barber of Seville" premieres (NYC) on this day in history.
1830 November Uprising: An armed rebellion against Russia's rule in Poland begins on November - 29.
1832 On November - 29 the birth of Louisa M.Alcott, American author
1832 Louisa May Alcott, Germantown Pa, author (Little Women) on November - 29.
1833 On this day in history louis Douglass Watkins, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868
1834 On November - 29 thomas Edward Greenfield Ransom, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers)
1838 On this day in history aeneas Mackay, Baron/Dutch minister of interior/Colonies
1839 Ludwig Anzengruber, Austrian playwright (Der Schandfleck) on this day in history.
1843 Marco Santucci, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1845 On this day in history the Sonderbund is defeated by the joint forces of other Swiss cantons under General Guillaume-Henri Dufour.
1847 On November - 29 indians kill Marcus and Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla
1847 On November - 29 indians kill Marcus & Narcissa Whitman, 11 settle in Walla Walla Ore
1849 Ambrose Fleming, inventor (diode) on November - 29.
1850 On November - 29 the treaty, Punctation of Olmütz, signed in Olomouc means diplomatic capitulation of Prussia to Austrian Empire, which took over the leadership of German Confederation.
1852 Paul Joseph Guillaume Hillemacher, composer on November - 29.
1856 Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg, German Chancellor/premier Prussia on this day in history.
1860 On November - 29 hans Haym, composer
1862 On November - 29 friedrich Klose, composer
1863 Battle of Ft Sanders, TN (Ft Loudon), 8-900 casualities on November - 29.
1863 Spyridon Filiskos Samaras, composer on November - 29.
1864 On this day in history 1,200 American troops attack a camp of Cheyenne and Arapho indians who had surrended
1864 On this day in history at dawn in Colorado territory, a militia under Major John Chivington attacks a winter encampment of Cheyenne Indians at Sand Creek, massacring over four hundred Indians, the majority of whom are women, children, or old men
1864 On November - 29 colorado militia kills 150 peaceful Cheyenne Indians
1864 4th & last day of skirmishes at Waynesboro, Georgia on this day in history.
1864 One-Eye, Cheyenne-chief, dies on November - 29.
1865 Herman van Sonsbeeck, Dutch lawyer/statesman, dies at 69 on November - 29.