Events:

1656 – Swedish forces under the command of King Charles X Gustav defeat the forces of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth at the Battle of Warsaw.

Births:

1872 – Princess Clémentine of Belgium (d. 1955)

1936 – Infanta Pilar of Spain, Duchess of Badajoz, Grandee of Spain, Dowager Viscountess de la Torre

Deaths:

579 – Pope Benedict I (birth date unknown)
1683 – Maria Theresa of Spain, Spanish-born Queen consort of France, wife of Louis XIV of France (b. 1638)
1900 – Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha Duke of Edinburgh, Second son of Britain’s Queen Victoria (b. 1844)

 

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