1132 – Battle of Nocera between Ranulf II of Alife and Roger II of Sicily.
1148 – Louis VII of France lays siege to Damascus during the Second Crusade.
1567 – Mary, Queen of Scots, is forced to abdicate and replaced by her 1-year-old son James VI.
2001 – Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, the last Tsar of Bulgaria when he was a child, is sworn in as Prime Minister of Bulgaria, becoming the first monarch in history to regain political power through democratic election to a different office.

Births:

1529 – Karl II, Margrave of Baden-Durlach, governor of the Margravate of Durlach (d. 1577)
1561 – Maria of Palatinate-Simmern, Duchess of Södermanland (d. 1589)
1860 – Princess Charlotte of Prussia (d. 1919)

Deaths:

1115 – Matilda, Countess of Tuscany (b. 1046)

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