Events:

1031 – Olaf II of Norway is canonized as Saint Olaf by Grimketel, the English Bishop of Selsey.
1460 – James III of Scotland succeeds to the Scottish throne.
Births:

1770 – King Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia (d. 1840)
1872 – King Haakon VII of Norway (d. 1957)

Deaths:

1460 – King James II of Scotland (b. 1430)

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