1054 Three Roman legates broke relations between Western and Eastern
Christian Churches through the act of placing an invalidly-issued Papal Bull of
Excommunication on the altar of Hagia Sophia during Saturday afternoon divine
liturgy. Historians frequently describe the event as the start of the East-West
1377 Coronation of Richard II of
England. Richard was a son of Edward, the Black Prince and was born during the
reign of his grandfather, Edward III.
1439 Kissing was banned in England to stop germs from