On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1636

Historical Events

BattleHistoric Siege

Prince Frederick Henry occupies Schenkenschans fortress after a nine-month siege during the Dutch Revolt

Prince of Orange Frederick Henry
Prince of Orange
Frederick Henry

Famous Birthdays

  • Esaias Reusner, German lutenist and composer, born in Lwówek Śląski, Poland (d. 1679)
1636 Highlights

About April 29, 1636

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 385 years, 5 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus