Historical Events In September - 20
Friday, 18 October 2019
0368 Emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen on September - 20.
0451 On September - 20 general Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne
0622 Prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina) on this day in history.
1066 On this day in history battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia
1168 On this day in history paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies
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 September - 20 louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne
1460 Gilles Binchois, Flemish composer on September - 20.
1493 On this day in history philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies
1519 Ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage on September - 20.
1519 On this day in history magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world
1519 Ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world on September - 20.
1530 Luther advises protestant monarch compromise on September - 20.
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French on September - 20.
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 Gottfried Scheidt, composer on September - 20.
1596 Diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain on September - 20.
1604 Spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende on this day in history.
1613 Willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies on September - 20.
1620 On this day in history battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
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 this day in history.
1643 Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer on this day in history.
1647 On September - 20 giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
1648 Marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61 on September - 20.
1653 On this day in history benedict Schultheiss, composer
1663 On this day in history pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer
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