Historical Events In 1520
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Jan 01 In the year 1520 franciscus Balduinus, [Francois Baudouin], lawyer
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 on this day in history.
Jan 19 In the year 1520 sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund.
Mar 01 Smallpox Epidemic in Mexico killing 5-8 million (40% of population) people on this day in history.
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 On this day in history france & England sign treaty of Scotland
Jun 15 On this day in history pope threatens to toss Luther out of Catholic Church
Jun 30 On this day in history montezuma II, the last Aztec emperor, killed
Jun 30 Spanish conquerors under Cortes take gold from Aztecs in the year 1520.
Jul 10 King Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais on this day in history.
Jul 14 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 1520 sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)
Sep 13 William Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier in the year 1520.
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 in the year 1520.
Sep 30 On this day in history suleiman I succeeds his father Selam I as sultan of Turkey
Oct 07 In the year 1520 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain
Oct 15 King Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall on this day in history.
Oct 21 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on this day in history.
Oct 21 On this day in history magellan entered the strait which bears his name
Oct 23 In the year 1520 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 In the year 1520 danish/Norwegian king Christian II crowned king of Sweden
Nov 08 On this day in history 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 on this day in history.
Nov 20 In the year 1520 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
Nov 28 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean
Dec 10 Martin Luther publicly burned papal edict demands he recant in the year 1520.