60 it is believed St Paul was shipwrecked off the coast of Malta on this
1098 Crusaders defeated Prince Redwan of Aleppo at Antioch.
III, King of the crusader state of Jerusalem, died.
1306 Robert the Bruce
murdered his leading political rival John Comyn in front of the high altar of
Greyfriars Church in Dumfries and sparked revolution in the Scottish Wars of
1355 the St. Scholastica's Day riot broke out in Oxford, England,
where 63 scholars and perhaps 30 locals died.
1567 Lord Darnley, the second
husband of Mary, Queen of Scots, was murdered in Edinburgh