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What Happened on June 29, 1779

Famous Deaths

  • Anton Raphael Mengs, German Bohemian painter and one of the precursors to Neoclassical painting, dies at 51
1779 Highlights

About June 29, 1779

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 242 years, 6 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer