607 Boniface III died.
Before he became Pope, Boniface went as a legate to Constantinople and obtained
from the emperor Phocas an edict that recognized the See of Rome as the head of
all the churches.
1035 Canute the Great died. King Canute I of England was also
King Canute II of Denmark and King Canute of Norway, and was known as "the
Great" because of the empire he built in Britain and Scandinavia.
Suspicious of the intentions of Llywelyn ap Gruffydd, the Prince of Wales,
English King Edward I resolves to invade Wales.
1439 Plymouth, England, became
the first town incorporated by the English Parliament.