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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
362

Emperor Julianus of Constantinople ends education laws

Event
626

Avaren/Slaves under khagan Bajan begin siege of Constantinople

Event
1014

Battle of Strumitsa-valley: Byzantine destroys Bulgarian armies

Event
1030

Olaf Haraldsson, King of Norway, dies in battle of Stiklestad

Death
1030

Battle at Stiklestad (Trondheim)

Event
1095

Ladislaus I Arpad de Heilige, King of Hungary, dies

Death
1099

Urban II, [Odo van Lagery], French Pope (1088-99), dies

Death
1108

Philip I, co-king of France (1059, 1060-1108), dies at 56

Death
1164

Olaf, King of Norway, dies

Death
1179

Lando Sittino proclaimed (anti-)pope Innocent III

Event
1560

Turkish fleet recaptures Djerba on Spanjaarden

Event
1563

League of High Nobles routes King Philip II

Event
1565

Mary Queen of Scots marries her cousin, Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

Event
1573

Spanish prince of Eboli, dies

Death
1579

King Philip II arrests plotters Antonio Perez and princess van Eboli

Event
1579

Antwerp request union with of Utrecht

Event
1585

Friese academy opens

Event
1588

Duke Farneses troops ready for invasion of England

Event
1588

Attacking Spanish Armada defeated and scattered by English defenders

Event
1590

Gilles Hayne, composer

Birth
1596

Jacobus Latomus, Flemish poet (Psalms/Jeremias) dies at about 84

Death
1605

Simon Dach, German poet

Birth
1620

Nicolaas Heinsius, Dutch philologist/diplomat

Birth
1632

Samuel Ampzing, vicar/poet (Biblical Treasures), dies

Death
1634

Dutch fleet under Johannes van Walbeeck lands on Cura‡ao

Event