Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-02-27

  • 1472 – Orkney and Shetland are pledged by Norway to Scotland in lieu of a dowry for Margaret of Denmark #
  • Happy Birthday 1358 – Eleanor of Aragon, wife of John I of Castile #
  • R.I.P. 1171 – Conan IV, Duke of Brittany #
  • R.I.P. 1154 – Saint Wulfric of Haselbury #
  • R.I.P. 1408 – Henry Percy, 1st Earl of Northumberland, English statesman #
  • R.I.P. 1431 – Pope Martin V #
  • @wuhstry Must be a heck of a women to be worth 2 island chains! in reply to wuhstry #
  • @scotsinamerica @daykim71 Thanks for the #FF #
  • 1245 – Thomas, the first known Bishop of Finland, is granted resignation by Pope Innocent IV after confessing to torture and forgery #
  • Happy Birthday 1484 – Joachim I Nestor, Elector of Brandenburg #
  • 1440 – The Prussian Confederation is formed to oppose the Teutonic Knights #
  • R.I.P. 1437 – King James I of Scotland #
  • R.I.P. 1471 – John of Rokycan, Czech Catholic archbishop #
  • 1371 – Robert II became King of Scotland, beginning the Stuart dynasty #
  • 1071 – Battle of Cassel: Robert I of Flanders defeats his nephew, Arnulf III #
  • R.I.P. 1071 – Arnulf III, Count of Flanders; killed in the Battle of Cassel #
  • Mountains! Im surrounded by mountains, excellent! RT @EpsteinTravels BREAKING: This week's #FriFotos theme is "Mountains." SPREAD THE WORD! #
  • Much nicer than he deserves RT @MedievalWorld The tomb of Edward II (1330s) from Web Gallery of Art http://twitpic.com/42k6je #
  • Happy Birthday 1440 – Ladislaus the Posthumus of Bohemia and Hungary #
  • @GrowlyCub He did give us Edward III, so he's got that going for him… in reply to GrowlyCub #
  • 632 – The Last Sermon of prophet Muhammad #
  • 1455 – Traditional date for the publication of the Gutenberg Bible, the first Western book printed with movable type #
  • I love the cross on the spear, take that Satan! RT @MedievalWorld St Michael Slaying the Devil, Web Gallery of Art http://twitpic.com/42up4g #
  • Happy Birthday 1417 – Pietro Barbo, the future Pope Paul II #
  • Oh how I love pasties!! RT @OdinistPress OPS: Who, What, Why: What exactly is a Cornish pasty? http://bit.ly/em3ilg #
  • Happy Birthday 1443 – Matthias Corvinus, King of Hungary and Croatia #
  • R.I.P. 1447 – Pope Eugene IV #
  • R.I.P. 1447 – Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester #
  • R.I.P. 1270 – Saint Isabel of France, daughter of Louis VIII of France #
  • R.I.P. 1011 – Willigis, Archbishop of Mainz #
  • Sangre de Cristo Mountain range and the Great Sand Dunes #FriFotos @EpsteinTravels http://twitpic.com/43pizu #
  • @scotsinamerica @daykim71 Thanks for the #FFs #
  • I have recovered from a 103º fever…now back to your regularly scheduled tweets… #
  • R.I.P. 1246 – Dafydd ap Llywelyn, Prince of Gwynedd and Prince of Wales #

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