This Day in History

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Events History

51- Nero -later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title ''princeps iuventutis'' (head of the youth).

306- Martyrdom -of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.

852-Croatian Knyaz -Trpimir I of Croatia|Trpimir I issues a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.

932-Translation of the relic -of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.

1152- Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor|Frederi