430 Saint Augustine, the great Christian theologian, died at age 75.
the western Roman Empire founded by Augustus in 27 BC ended at Ravenna, where
Emperor Romulus Augustulus was deposed by the barbarian leader Odoacer
(Germanic chieftain). 4
89 Theodoric, king of the Ostrogoths defeated Odoacer at
the Battle of Isonzo, forcing his way into Italy.
1189 Third Crusade: the
Crusaders began the Siege of Acre under Guy of Lusignan.
1296 After the Scots
were defeated at the Battle of Dunbar, Edward I had the Scottish land owners,
churchmen and burgesses swear their allegiance by signing the The Ragman Rolls.