On This Day in History

Events in History

  • 565 Eutychius is deposed as Patriarch of Constantinople by John Scholasticus.
  • 871 Battle of Basing: Danish invasion army beats Saxon Ethelred of Wessex
  • 1371 King Robert II Stuart of Scotland crowned
  • 1506 The first contingent of 150 Swiss Guards arrive at the Vatican.
  • 1510 Jews are expelled from Colmar, Alsace
  • 1517 Ottoman forces take Cairo, capital of the Mamluk Sultanate
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