On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1850

Historical Events

  • Autocephaly Officially Granted by the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople to The Church of Greece.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

British ex-Prime Minister Sir Robert Peel falls off his horse; dies three days later

British Prime Minister Robert Peel
British Prime Minister
Robert Peel

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph Paul Skelly, Irish-American composer (I Should Say So!), born in Ireland (d. 1895)
1850 Highlights

About June 29, 1850

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer