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The destruction of the Second Temple in Jerusalem by the Romans. (4. August 70)

Gratian, son of Roman Emperor Valentinian I, is named co-Augustus by his father and associated to the throne aged eight. (4. August 367)

Goguryeo-Sui War: Emperor Wéndi of Sui orders his youngest son, Yang Liang (assisted by the co-prime minister Gao Jiong), to conquer Goguryeo (Korea) during the Manchurian rainy season, with a Chinese army and navy. (4. August 598)

Second Barons' War: Battle of Evesham – the army of Prince Edward (the future king Edward I of England) defeats the forces of rebellious barons led by Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester, killing de Montfort and many of his allies. (4. August 1265)

First War of Scottish Independence: James Douglas leads a raid into Weardale and almost kills Edward III of England. (4. August 1327)

The Duchy of Brittany is united to the Kingdom of France. (4. August 1532)

Battle of Al Kasr al Kebir – the Moroccans defeat the Portuguese. King Sebastian of Portugal is killed in the battle, leaving his elderly uncle, Cardinal Henry, as his heir. This initiates a succession crisis in Portugal. (4. August 1578)

Date traditionally ascribed to Dom Perignon's invention of Champagne, although he actually did not have anything to do with sparkling wine. (4. August 1693)

War of the Spanish Succession: Gibraltar is captured by an English and Dutch fleet, commanded by Admiral Sir George Rooke and allied with Archduke Charles. (4. August 1704)

Mount Asama erupts in Japan, killing about 1,400 people. The eruption causes a famine, which results in an additional 20,000 deaths. (4. August 1783)

In France members of the National Constituent Assembly take an oath to end feudalism and abandon their privileges. (4. August 1789)

A newly passed tariff act creates the Revenue Cutter Service (the forerunner of the United States Coast Guard). (4. August 1790)

The Treaty of Sistova is signed, ending the Ottoman–Habsburg wars. (4. August 1791)

French Revolutionary Wars: Napoleon leads the French Army of Italy to victory in the Battle of Lonato. (4. August 1796)

Atkinson & Alexander publish The Saturday Evening Post for the first time as a weekly newspaper. (4. August 1821)

The Battle of Kos is fought between Turkish and Greek forces. (4. August 1824)

The Hinomaru is established as the official flag to be flown from Japanese ships. (4. August 1854)

Matica slovenská, Slovakia's public-law cultural and scientific institution focusing on topics around the Slovak nation, is established in Martin. (4. August 1863)

American Indian Wars: while protecting a railroad survey party in Montana, the United States 7th Cavalry, under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer clashes for the first time with the Cheyenne and Lakota people near the Tongue River; only one man on each side is killed. (4. August 1873)

The father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden are found murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts home. (4. August 1892)

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