Know all Events, anniversaries, death, born that makes 29th March special in the world history.
Ireland becomes first country in the world to ban smoking in public places
First London marathon run
Death of Joyce Cary, Irish-born British novelist
Birth of R S Thomas, Welsh poet.
Death of Captain Robert Falcon Scott, Scott of the Antarctic.
Birth of William Walton, composer
CocaCola if first brewed by Dr. John Pemberton.
Opening of Royal Albert Hall
Start of the Sepoy Mutiny against the English East India Company.
Annexation of the Punjab by the British
King Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden abdicated, unwittingly forfeiting the crown for his whole family
Death of Carl Gustav III of Sweden, shot in the back on March 16th by Jakob Johan Anckarström.
Death of Charles Wesley, Methodist and hymn writer.
Death of Thomas Coram, sea captain and philanthropist who endowed the Foundling Hospital, now known as The Thomas Coram Foundation for Children.
Death of Charles Vane,
pirate, executed at Port
With his death the golden age of piracy came to an end.
Britich Civil War battle of Alresford or Cheriton as it is often known.
Battle of Towton in the War of ther Roses.
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