Sunday, June 23, 2013

History Trivia - Titus succeeds his father, Vespasian

June 23

79 Titus succeeded his father Vespasian as the tenth Roman Emperor.

930 The world's oldest parliament, the Iceland Parliament, was established.

1314 The Battle of Bannockburn. This significant battle helped the Scots regain independence from England and secured the throne of Scotland for Robert the Bruce.

1532 Henry VIII and Fran├žois I signed a secret treaty against Emperor Charles V.

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