Battle of Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, final battle between the Houses of Lancaster and York: Prince of Wales, Edward of Westminster killed and King Edward IV restored to his throne. Re-restores political stability to England until his death in 1483.
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- Edmund Beaufort, 4th Duke of Somerset, English military commander (executed)
- Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales, dies at 17, becoming the only heir apparent to the English throne to ever die in battle
Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 549 years, 3 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No
Star Sign: Taurus