536 Byzantine General
Belisarius conquered Rome, which had been occupied by the Ostrogoths, claiming Italy for the Byzantine
1165 King Malcolm IV of Scotland
died; his short reign was marked by rebellion and tension with his cousin Henry
II of England.
1425 The Catholic University of Leuven, the largest, oldest and
most prominent university in Belgium was founded by John IV, Duke of Brabant
and approved by a Papal bull by Pope Martin V.