796 Offa, king of Mercia died. Many
historians regard Offa as the most powerful Anglo-Saxon king before Alfred the Great.
1267 Inquisition formed
in Rome under Pope Clement IV.
1469 Wars of the Roses: the Battle of Edgecote Moor
pitted the forces of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick against those of
Edward IV of England took place.
"Edward IV's son" Perkin Warbeck’s army landed in Cork.