565 Eutychius was deposed as Patriarch of
Constantinople by John Scholasticus.
871 Battle at Basing: Danish invasion army
vanquished Ethelred of Wessex.
1371 King Robert II Stuart of Scotland was
1506 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrived at the Vatican.
1521 Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, opened the Diet of Worms.
1552 Sir Edward
Seymour, uncle to King Edward VI of England, was executed.