512 a solar eclipse was recorded by a monastic chronicler in Ireland.
Sverre was crowned King of Norway.
1509 Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII
of England died.
1613 London's Globe Theatre burns down when a theatrical canon is fired during the play 'All Is True'.
1644 Charles I of England defeated a Parliamentarian detachment at the
Battle of Cropredy Bridge, the last battle won by an English King on English