Historical Events In September - 20
Sunday, 15 July 2018
0368 On September - 20 emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen
0451 On September - 20 general Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne
0622 On September - 20 prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina)
1066 Battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia on this day in history.
1168 On September - 20 paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies
1187 On September - 20 saladin begins the Siege of Jerusalem.
1246 Mikhail of Chernigov, ruler of Kiev on this day in history.
1258 Cathedral of Salisbury inaugurated on September - 20.
1378 Robert de Geneve, "butcher of Cesena" crowned anti-pope Clemens VII on this day in history.
1384 Louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne on this day in history.
1460 On September - 20 gilles Binchois, Flemish composer
1493 On this day in history philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies
1519 On September - 20 ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage
1519 Magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world on this day in history.
1519 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world
1530 On this day in history luther advises protestant monarch compromise
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French on this day in history.
1565 On September - 20 spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French
1586 Anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24 on September - 20.
1593 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer
1596 On September - 20 diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
1604 On this day in history spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende
1613 On September - 20 willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies
1620 On this day in history battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
1624 Isaac Le Maire, Amsterdam ship owner, dies at about 66 on September - 20.
1639 On this day in history john Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60
1643 1st battle at Newbury: King Charles I vs Robert Devereux' armies on this day in history.
1643 On this day in history lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer
1647 On this day in history giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
1648 On this day in history marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61
1653 Benedict Schultheiss, composer on September - 20.
1663 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer on September - 20.
1664 On September - 20 maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men
1664 On this day in history maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men