Events:

1030 – Ladejarl-Fairhair succession wars: Battle of Stiklestad – King Olaf II fights and dies trying to regain his Norwegian throne from the Danes.
1108 – King Louis VI Succeeds to the throne of France.
1565 – The widowed Mary, Queen of Scots, marries Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley, Duke of Albany, at Holyrood Palace in Edinburgh, Scotland.
1567 – James VI is crowned King of Scots at Stirling.
1900 – In Italy, King Umberto I of Italy is assassinated by the anarchist Gaetano Bresci. His eldest son succeeds him as King Vittorio Emanuel III of Italy.
1981 – A worldwide television audience of over 700 million people watch the wedding of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul’s Cathedral in London.

Births:

1166 – Henry II, Count of Champagne and King of Jerusalem (d. 1197)
1846 – Isabel, Princess Imperial of Brazil (d. 1921)

Deaths:

238 – Pupienus, Roman Emperor (b. c. 164 or c. 178)
238 – Balbinus, Roman Emperor (b. c. 165)
1030 – Olaf II of Norway (b. 995)
1095 – King Ladislaus I of Hungary (b. c. 1040)
1099 – Pope Urban II (b. 1042)
1108 – King Philippe I of France (b. 1052)
1644 – Pope Urban VIII (b. 1568)
1900 – King Umberto I of Italy (b. 1844)

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