1383 – The 1383-1385 Crisis in Portugal: King Fernando dies without a male heir to the Portuguese throne, sparking a period of civil war and disorder.

Births:

1071 – William IX, Duke of Aquitaine and poet (d. 1126)
1689 – King John V of Portugal (d. 1750)
1858 – Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein, German Empress, wife of German Emperor Wilhelm II (d. 1921)
1963 – Bill Foley ~ owner of this blog!

Deaths:

741 – Charles Martel, leader of the Franks (b. 686)
1383 – King Fernando I of Portugal (b. 1345)
1751 – Willem IV, Prince of Orange (b. 1711)
2002 – Queen Geraldina of the Albanians (b. 1915)

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