1727 – George II and Caroline of Ansbach are crowned King and Queen of Great Britain.
1962 – Second Vatican Council: Pope John XXIII convenes the first ecumenical council of the Roman Catholic Church in 92 years.

Births:

1671 – Frederick IV of Denmark (d. 1730)
1927 – Princess Joséphine-Charlotte of Belgium (d. 2005)
1969 – Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands

Deaths:

1188 – Robert I of Dreux, son of Louis VI of France
1303 – Pope Boniface VIII
1347 – Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1282)

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