Historical Events For 1520
Saturday, 25 February 2017
Jan 01 Franciscus Balduinus, [Francois Baudouin], lawyer in the year 1520.
Jan 18 Christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats Swedes at Lake Asunde on this day in history.
Jan 18 In the year 1520 christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats the Swedes at Lake Asunde
Jan 19 On this day in history sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund.
Apr 06 Raphael artist dies on his 37th birthday on this day in history.
Apr 06 Raphael [Sanzio], artist (Sistine Madonna), dies on his 37th birthday on this day in history.
Jun 06 France & England sign treaty of Scotland in the year 1520.
Jun 15 Pope threatens to toss Luther out of Catholic Church on this day in history.
Jun 30 Montezuma II, the last Aztec emperor, killed in the year 1520.
Jun 30 Spanish conquerors under Cortes take gold from Aztecs on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 1520 king Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais
Jul 14 On this day in history battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
Aug 01 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) in the year 1520.
Sep 13 William Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier on this day in history.
Sep 21 In the year 1520 selam I Jawuz, the Barse, poet/cruel sultan of Turkey, dies
Sep 22 Selim I, captured Baghdad/Sultan of Turkey (1512-20), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Sep 30 Suleiman I succeeds his father Selam I as sultan of Turkey in the year 1520.
Oct 07 In the year 1520 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain
Oct 15 In the year 1520 king Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
Oct 21 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on this day in history.
Oct 21 In the year 1520 magellan entered the strait which bears his name
Oct 23 King Carlos I crowned, German emperor Charles V in the year 1520.
Oct 28 In the year 1520 pier Gerlofs Donia, Frisian pirate and freedom fighter
Nov 04 Danish/Norwegian king Christian II crowned king of Sweden on this day in history.
Nov 08 Stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people on this day in history.
Nov 09 Swedish King Christian II executes 600 nobles in the year 1520.
Nov 20 In the year 1520 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
Nov 28 Ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean on this day in history.
Dec 10 Martin Luther publicly burned papal edict demands he recant on this day in history.