On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1856

Famous Deaths

Person of interestRobert Schumann

Robert Schumann, German composer (Humoresque, Neue Zeitschrift fuer Musik), dies at 46

Composer Robert Schumann
Robert Schumann

1856 Highlights

About July 29, 1856

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo