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29 November

1268 – Rome – Pope Clement IV died. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_Clement_IV

1394 – Korea – Hanyang (Seoul) became capital. http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Travel-g294197-s203/Seoul:South-Korea:History.html

1612 – India – Battle of Swally began. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Swally

1776 – Canada – Battle of Fort Cumberland ended (American Revolutionary War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Fort_Cumberland

1781 – Atlantic Ocean – 132 African slaves thrown overboard from British slave ship Zong. http://www.hullwebs.co.uk/content/j-georgians/people/william-wilberforce/slaveship-zong.htm

1812 – Belarus – Battle of Berezina ended (French Invasion of Russia). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Berezina

1814 – UK – The Times newspaper printed by automatic steam powered presses for first time, in London. https://multimediaman.wordpress.com/tag/steam-powered-press/

1830 – Poland/Lithuania – November Uprising began (Polish-Russian Wars). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/November_Uprising


1847 – USA – Whitman Massacre, 14 killed. https://youtu.be/1EoP9CORWYQ  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitman_massacre

1850 – Prussia/Austria – Punctuation of Olmütz signed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Punctation_of_Olm%C3%BCtz

1864 – USA – Sand Creek Massacre, 150 killed (American Indian Wars). http://www.pbs.org/weta/thewest/resources/archives/four/sandcrk.htm

1864 – USA – Battle of Spring Hill (American Civil War). http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/spring-hill.html

1872 – USA – Battle of Lost River (Modoc War). http://www.nps.gov/labe/planyourvisit/upload/MODOC%20WAR.pdf

1885 – Burma – Third Anglo-Byrmese War ended. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_Anglo-Burmese_War

1893 – China – The Ziqiang Institute (Wuhan University) founded. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wuhan_University

1929 – Antarctic – US Admiral Richard Byrd became first person to fly over South Pole.  http://www.south-pole.com/p0000107.htm

1938 – USA – United Air Lines plane crashed at off Point Reyes, California, 5 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19381129-0

1942 – USA – USAAF plane crashed at Bethel, CT, 2 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19421129-0

1943 – Germany – RAF bombers attacked Bochum, Cologne & Düsseldorf (WWII). http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=55/Bombing-of-Hamburg-Dresden-and-Other-Cities-World-War-II-Database

1944 – Sweden – Lufthansa plane crashed off Målkläppen, 10 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19441129-0

1944 – Kenya – BOAC plane crashed at Kinangop Peak, Aberdare Range, 11 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19441129-1

1947 – Vietnam – My Trach Massacre, 300+ killed (First Indochina War). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%E1%BB%B9_Tr%E1%BA%A1ch_massacre

1949 – USA – American Airlines Flight 157 crashed at Dallas Love Field, Texas, 28 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19491129-0

1961 – USA – Mercury-Atlas 5 launched. http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1961-033A

1963 – Canada – Trans Canada Air Lines Flight 831 crashed at St Thérèse-de-Blainville, QC, 118 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19631129-0

1965 – Canada – Satellite Alouette 2 launched. http://nssdc.gsfc.nasa.gov/nmc/spacecraftDisplay.do?id=1965-098A

1975 – Australia – Earthquake measuring 6.2Mw, epicentre in Canning Basin.

1975 – USA – Earthquake measuring 7.2Mw, epicentre in Kīlauea, Hawaii, 2 killed. http://hvo.wr.usgs.gov/volcanowatch/archive/1995/95_11_24.html

1980 – Iraq – Operation Morvarid ended (Iran-Iraq War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Morvarid

1987 – Myanmar – Bomb exploded on Korean Air Flight 858, off Tavoy, 115 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19871129-0

2007 – Caribbean – Earthquake measuring 7.4Mw, epicentre in Windward Islands, 1 killed. http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/eqinthenews/2007/us2007kha5/

2008 – India – Mumbai attacks ended. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2008_Mumbai_attacks

2013 – UK – Police helicopter crashed into roof of Clutha nightclub, Glasgow. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-25163045

York

1539 – Dissolution of St. Mary’s Abbey. http://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/yorks/vol3/pp107-112

1615 – Clifford’s Tower ownership transferred to Francis Darley, Crown baliff for St. Mary’s Abbey.