379 Theodosius installed as co-emperor of East
973 Pope Benedictus VI elected
1419 The French city of Rouen
surrendered to Henry V in Hundred Years War.
1520 Sten Sture the Younger, the
Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund, an important
conflict in the campaign of Christian II to gain power over Sweden.
Zwingli, founder of the reformation in Switzerland, published his 67 Articles,
the first manifesto of the Zurich Reformation which attacks the authority of
1783 William Pitt became the youngest Prime Minister of England at