St Zachary begun his reign as Catholic Pope succeeding Gregory III.
Roman tribunal Coke di Rienzo was declared as heretics by Pope Clemens VI.
1st Covenant of Scottish Protestants was formed.
Sir Thomas Herriot introduced potatoes to England from Colombia.
1st annulment by court decree was passed.
Battle of Lund (Scanian War): Swedish army of 8,000 defeated a larger joint Danish/Dutch force of 13,000.
Edmund Halley received MA from The Queen’s College, Oxford.
Jews from settling in Stockholm, Sweden were put behind the bars by Charles II.
English parliamentary election was set for every 3 years.
Baron Jacob Hop appointed treasurer—General of the Hague.
Astronomer Anders Celsius took measurements that confirmed Newton’s theory —the earth was an ellipsoid rather than the previously accepted sphere.
First official US flag was raised (Grand Union Flag) aboard naval vessel USS Alfred.
Illinois became 21st state USA (Admission day).
Andrew Jackson was elected as 7th US President.
The first truly coeducational college was opened in Ohio—Oberlin College.
First US dental society was organized (NY).
First US mutual fire insurance company issued the first policy (Rhode Island).
RC Society Apostole of Prayer was formed.
Frederick Douglass published first issue of his newspaper “North Star”.
Eureka Stockade which is claimed by many people to be the birth of Australian democracy, over 20 goldminers at Ballarat, Victoria, were killed by state troopers in an uprising over mining licenses.
Confederate General James Longstreet abandoned his siege at Knoxville, TN.
1st blacks on US trial jury appointed for Jefferson Davis trial.
Settlers arrived at Petach Tikvah, Israel.
Henry Morton Stanley found Leopoldville (now Kinshasa).
48th US Congress (1883-85) was assembled.
Milwaukee was dropped from the AL and was replaced by St Louis Browns.
Panglima Polim surrendered to Capt. Colijn at Atjeh.
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