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Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

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  • 1077 German King Heinrich IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
  • 1189 Philip II, Henry II and Richard Lion hearted initiate 3rd Crusade
  • 1276 Pierre de Tarantaise elected Pope Innocence V
  • 1324 Zen Buddhist religious debate between Tendai and Shingon
  • 1522 Head inquisitor Adrian Florisz Boeyens elected pope
  • 1542 Parliament passes bill of attainder against Queen Katherine Howard
  • 1604 Tsar Ivan IV defeats False Dmitri, who claims to be the true tsar