Here are some one liners...
A Drastic Jump in Wheat Prices -- A couple of wet seasons has caused a 700% rise in wheat prices in places.
The "Prince of Music" Does the Classics --What we know of as "classical music" is called counterpoint and that innovation was introduced this year... and it's all good.
The Transylvanian Peasant Revolt --Most people don't like balloon payments. If you don't want the peasants to revolt, don't stop the taxes and then demand three years of taxes in one lump sum.