On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1793

Historical Events

  • Cornerstone laid for Groningen's new town hall in the Netherlands

Famous Deaths

  • John Michell, English scientist and polymath, first to propose existence of black holes (b. 1724)
  • Yechezkel Landau, Polish rabbi and Talmudist, dies at 79
1793 Highlights

About April 29, 1793

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 227 years, 5 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus