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46 BC- Julius Caesar -dedicates a temple to his mythical ancestor Venus (mythology)|Venus Genetrix in accordance with a vow he made at the battle of Pharsalus.
715- Ragenfrid -defeats Theudoald at the Battle of Compiègne.
1087- William II of England|William II -is crowned King of England, and reigns until 1100.
1212- Golden Bull of Sicily -is issued to confirm the hereditary royal title in Bohemia for the Přemyslid dynasty.