Historical Events In September - 20
Friday, 23 October 2020
0368 Emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen on September - 20.
0451 General Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne on September - 20.
0622 On September - 20 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 Saladin begins the Siege of Jerusalem on September - 20.
1246 On September - 20 mikhail of Chernigov, ruler of Kiev
1258 Cathedral of Salisbury inaugurated on this day in history.
1378 On this day in history 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 On September - 20 philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies
1519 Ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage on September - 20.
1519 On September - 20 magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world
1519 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world
1530 On this day in history luther advises protestant monarch compromise
1565 On September - 20 spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French on September - 20.
1586 On this day in history anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24
1593 On this day in history gottfried Scheidt, composer
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 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 John Meursius, [van Meurs], historian, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1643 1st battle at Newbury: King Charles I vs Robert Devereux' armies on this day in history.
1643 On this day in history lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer
1647 On September - 20 giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
1648 On September - 20 marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61
1653 On September - 20 benedict Schultheiss, composer
1663 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer on September - 20.
1664 On this day in history 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