On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1916

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


Victory in BattleEaster Proclamation of 1916

Irish republicans abandon the post office in Dublin and surrender unconditionally, marking the end of the Easter Rising
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The Provisional Government of the Irish Republic to the people of Ireland
The Provisional Government of the Irish Republic to the people of Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Jørgen Pedersen Gram, Danish mathematician (Gram-Schmidt process), dies at 65