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1066- William the Conqueror -and his army set sail from the mouth of the River Somme, beginning the Norman conquest of England.
1331-The Battle of Płowce -between the Kingdom of Poland of the later Piasts|Kingdom of Poland and the Teutonic Order is fought.
1422-After the brief Gollub War -the Teutonic Knights sign the Treaty of Melno with the Poland during the Jagiellon dynasty|Kingdom of Poland and Grand Duchy of Lithuania
1529-The Siege of Vienna -begins when Suleiman I attacks