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 This day in History - June 29
382 Historic Events for June 29
1861

Elizabeth Barrett-Browning, writer, dies at 55

Death
1861

William James Mayo, surgeon/co-founder Mayo clinic in Minnesota

Birth
1862

Day 5 of 7 Days-Battle of Savage's Station Va

Event
1863

George A Custer (23) appointed Union Brig-general

Event
1863

Battle at Westminster Maryland: Federal assault

Event
1863

Lee orders his forces to concentrate near Gettysburg, PN

Event
1863

Very 1st First National Bank opens in Davenport, Iowa

Event
1863

James Harvey Robinson, Ill, historian (Ordeal of Civilization)

Birth
1864

Pietro Bonfante, Italian lawyer (Roman law)

Birth
1864

Anton Beer-Walbrun, composer

Birth
1864

Grand Trunk Railway accident; 100 killed

Event
1865

William E Borah, lawyer/(Sen-R-Id)

Birth
1865

Shigechiyo Izumi, achieved oldest authenticated age (120 y 237 d)

Birth
1867

Pope Pius IX declares Gorcumse holy martyrs

Event
1870

Joseph Carl Breil, composer

Birth
1874

Georg Gohler, composer

Birth
1875

Ferdinand I KLJM de Goedige, Emperor of Austria, dies at 82

Death
1876

Nellie Taylor Ross, 1st woman to serve as a gov (Wyoming, 1925-27)

Birth
1879

Zsigmond M¢ricz, Hungarian writer (S rarany [Mud gold])

Birth
1880

Ludwig Beck, chef Germany general staff ("July 20th plot")

Birth
1880

George W Vreede, lawyer/politician, dies

Death
1880

France annexes Otaheite (Tahiti)

Event
1881

Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Diuturnum illud

Event
1885

Virginia Pope, (NY Times)

Birth
1885

S Pedro Humberto Allende, Chilian composer (And una Ma¤anita)

Birth