196 BC Ptolemy V ascended to the throne of Egypt.
1309 Pope Clement V
excommunicated Venice and all its population.
1329 Pope John XXII issued his In
Agro Dominico condemning some writings of Meister Eckhart as heretical.
Robert Devereux, second Earl of Essex and a favorite of Elizabeth I, became
Lord Lieutenant General of Ireland during the Nine Years War. However, he was
unsuccessful in defeating the rebel forces and returned to England in disgrace.
625 Charles I, King of England, Scotland & Ireland, ascended to the