Events:

1304 – Wars of Scottish Independence: Fall of Stirling Castle – King Edward I of England takes the stronghold using the War Wolf.
1917 – World War I: The Corfu Declaration, which leads to the creation of the post-war Kingdom of Yugoslavia, is signed by the Yugoslav Committee and Kingdom of Serbia.

Births:

356 BC – Alexander the Great, Macedonian king and conqueror of Persia (d. 323 BC) 

1890 – King George II of Greece (d. 1947)

Deaths:

985 – Pope Boniface VII
1031 – King Robert II of France (b. 972)
1387 – Robert IV of Artois, Count of Eu (b. 1356)
1398 – Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March, English noble (b. 1374)
1454 – King John II of Castile (b. 1405)
1524 – Claude of France, wife of Francis I of France (b. 1499)
1903 – Pope Leo XIII (b. 1810)
1927 – King Ferdinand I of Romania (b. 1865)

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