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1298 - An army under Albert of Austria defeated and killed Adolf of Nassua near Worms, Germany.

1566 - French astrologer, physician and prophet Nostradamus died.

1644 - Lord Cromwell crushed the Royalists at the Battle of Marston Moor near York, England.

1747 - Marshall Saxe led the French forces to victory over an Anglo-Dutch force under the Duke of Cumberland at the Battle of Lauffeld.

1850 - Prussia agreed to pull out of Schlewig and Holstein, Germany.

1850 - B.J. Lane patented the gas mask.

1858 - Czar Alexander II freed the serfs working on imperial lands.

1976 - North Vietnam and South Vietnam were reunited.


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