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308-At Carnuntum -Emperor ''emeritus'' Diocletian confers with Galerius, ''Augustus (honorific)|Augustus'' of the East, and Maximianus, the recently returned former ''Augustus'' of the West, in an attempt to restore order to the Roman Empire.
1100- Henry I of England -marries Matilda of Scotland, the daughter of Malcolm III of Scotland.
1215-The Fourth Lateran Council -meets, defining the doctrine of transubstantiation, the process by which bread and wine are, by that doctrine, said to transform into the body and blood of Christ.