491 – Flavius Anastasius became Byzantine Emperor, with the name of Anastasius I.
1079 – Bishop Stanislaus of Krakow was executed by order of Bolesław II of Poland.
1241 – Batu Khan defeated Béla IV of Hungary at the Battle of Muhi.
1713 War of the Spanish Succession (Queen Anne’s War): Treaty of Utrecht was signed.
1775 The last execution for witchcraft in Germany took place.
1814 The Treaty of Fontainebleau ended the War of the Sixth Coalition against Napoleon Bonaparte, and forces him to abdicate unconditionally for the first time.
1828 Foundation of Bahia Blanca.
1856 Battle of Rivas: Juan Santamaria burned down the hostel where William Walker’s filibusters were holed…
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