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