1775 - Last execution for witchcraft in Germany
1868 - The Shogunate is abolished in Japan
1915 - Charlie Chaplin releases The Tramp.
146 - Septimius Severus, Roman Emperor
1374 - Roger Mortimer, 4th Earl of March, heir to the throne of England
1612 - Edward Wightman, English Baptist preacher (burned at the stake)