At A Glance

1077 German King Henry IV is absolved by Holy Roman Emperor Pope Gregory VII after his penitent walk to Canossa. 1547 Nine-year-old Edward VI succeeds Henry VIII as King of England 1624 Sir Thomas Warner founds the first English colony in the Caribbean, on Saint Kitts. 1887 Work begins on the Eiffel Tower in Paris […]

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