On This Day In History………

1041

Scotland's King David I is killed in battle today by rival Macbeth. Cutting off the King's head. Macbeth declares the Throne his.

1352

The Battle of Mauron was fought today. Anglo-Breton Forces defeat The French during The Breton War of Succession.

1598

The Battle of Yellow Ford was fought today. Irish Forces defeated an English Expeditionary Army under Hugh O'Neill, Earl of Tyrone.

1720

46 Spanish Soldiers are massacred today, outside of present day Columbus, Nebraska. Native American Warriors of The Pawnee and Otoe are responsible.

1880

Cologne Cathedral (Germany) is completed today.

1945

With Imperial Japanese Forces no longer in control of Vietnam, Viet Minh Forces launch an offensive to take control of The Government, today.