Historical Events In September - 20
Monday, 17 February 2020
0368 Emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen on this day in history.
0451 General Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne on September - 20.
0622 On this day in history prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina)
1066 On this day in history battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia
1168 Paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies on this day in history.
1187 On September - 20 saladin begins the Siege of Jerusalem.
1246 On September - 20 mikhail of Chernigov, ruler of Kiev
1258 Cathedral of Salisbury inaugurated on September - 20.
1378 On September - 20 robert de Geneve, "butcher of Cesena" crowned anti-pope Clemens VII
1384 On this day in history louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne
1460 Gilles Binchois, Flemish composer on September - 20.
1493 Philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies on September - 20.
1519 On September - 20 ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage
1519 Magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world on September - 20.
1519 Ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world on September - 20.
1530 Luther advises protestant monarch compromise on September - 20.
1565 On this day in history spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French on this day in history.
1586 On this day in history anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24
1593 Gottfried Scheidt, composer on September - 20.
1596 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain on this day in history.
1604 On this day in history spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende
1613 On this day in history willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies
1620 Battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland on September - 20.
1624 On this day in history isaac Le Maire, Amsterdam ship owner, dies at about 66
1639 On September - 20 john Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60
1643 1st battle at Newbury: King Charles I vs Robert Devereux' armies on September - 20.
1643 On September - 20 lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer
1647 On this day in history giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
1648 Marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61 on this day in history.
1653 On September - 20 benedict Schultheiss, composer
1663 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer on this day in history.
1664 On September - 20 maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men
1664 On September - 20 maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men