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 This day in History - July 29
380 Historic Events for July 29
1828

Cuvier Grover, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1885

Birth
1830

Alvan Cullem Gillem, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1875

Birth
1835

1st sugar plantation in Hawaii begins

Event
1838

Jonathan Huntington, composer, dies at 66

Death
1844

NY Yacht Club forms

Event
1844

Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, composer, dies at 53

Death
1849

Max Nordau, [S¬Ādfeld], German arts/writer/zionist leader

Birth
1853

Esther de Boer-van Rijk, Dutch actress (Kniertje-Hope of Blessing)

Birth
1853

Henry Morton Dunham, composer

Birth
1854

Georg Kerschensteiner, German educator (Theory of Education)

Birth
1856

Robert A Schumann, German pianist/composer (Humoresque), dies at 46

Death
1857

Charles LJL Bonaparte, Corsican/French prince of Canino, dies at 54

Death
1858

US citizens allowed to live anywhere in Japan

Event
1858

1st commercial treaty between US and Japan signed

Event
1859

Auguste Mathieu Panseron, composer, dies at 63

Death
1861

Sergei D Sazonov, Russian minister of Foreign Affairs (1910-16)

Birth
1861

Alica Hathaway Lee Roosevelt, 1st wife of Theodore Roosevelt

Birth
1863

Edward Needle Kirk, US Union brig-general, dies in battle at about 35

Death
1864

3rd and last day of battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia

Event
1864

Battle of Macon, GA (Stoneman's Raid)

Event
1865

Nicola Spinelli, composer

Birth
1867

Enrique Granados, Spain, composer

Birth
1869

Booth Tarkington, US, novelist (17, Magnificent Ambersons)

Birth
1871

[Gregory Efimovich] Rasputin, mad Russian monk

Birth
1874

Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court

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