796 Offa, king of Mercia died. Many
historians regard Offa as the most powerful Anglo-Saxon king before Alfred the Great.
811 Battle of Pliska: Byzantine Emperor
Nicephorus I was killed and his heir Stauracius was seriously wounded.
of an alliance of Christian troops from Navarre and Léon against the Muslims at
1267 Inquisition formed
in Rome under Pope Clement IV.
1309 Henry VII was recognized King of the
Romans by Pope Clement V.
1469 Wars of the Roses: the Battle of Edgecote Moor
pitted the forces of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick against those of
Edward IV of England took place.
"Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbeck’s army landed in Cork.
Parliament declared James V fit to govern.