235 Emperor Alexander Severus and his mother
Julia Mamaea were murdered by legionaries near Moguntiacum (modern Mainz),
ending the Severan dynasty.
Edward, the Martyr, King of Anglo-Saxons was murdered
1190 Crusaders killed 57 Jews in Bury St
1227 Pope Honorius III Died. His pontificate concentrated on
church reform and the crusades.
1229 Frederick II, Holy Roman Emperor declared
himself King of Jerusalem during the Sixth Crusade.
1314 Jacques de Molay, the
23rd and the last Grand Master of the Knights Templar, was burned at the stake.
1438 Albert II of Habsburg became Holy Roman Emperor