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  • 1077 German king Henry IV petitions Pope Gregory VII for forgiveness
  • 1077 Pope Gregory VII pardons German emperor Heinrich IV
  • 1099 1st Crusaders begins siege of Hosn-el-Akrad Syria
  • 1262 Flemish/Dutch coast ravaged by north western storm
  • 1393 Fire during Royal Ball at Paris, 4 die (Ball of the Ardents)
  • 1495 Pope gives his son Cesare Borgia as hostage to Charles VIII of France
  • 1547 9-year-old Edward VI succeeds Henry VIII as king of England