1148 Louis VII of France laid siege to Damascus during the Second Crusade.
1411 Battle of Harlaw, Highland and Lowland Scots clashed at Red Harlaw, which
was one of the bloodiest battles of Scottish history.
1487 Citizens of
Leeuwarden, Netherlands held a strike against a ban on foreign beer.
Queen of Scots, was forced to abdicate and was replaced by her one-year-old son