Historical Events In September - 20
Monday, 24 September 2018
0368 Emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen on September - 20.
0451 General Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne on September - 20.
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 Paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies on September - 20.
1187 On this day in history 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 Robert de Geneve, "butcher of Cesena" crowned anti-pope Clemens VII on this day in history.
1384 On September - 20 louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne
1460 On this day in history gilles Binchois, Flemish composer
1493 Philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies on this day in history.
1519 On this day in history ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage
1519 On September - 20 magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world
1519 Ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world on this day in history.
1530 Luther advises protestant monarch compromise on this day in history.
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French on September - 20.
1565 Spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French on this day in history.
1586 On September - 20 anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24
1593 Gottfried Scheidt, composer on this day in history.
1596 On this day in history diego de Montemayor founded the city of Monterrey in New Spain.
1604 Spanish army under Spinola recaptures Oostende on September - 20.
1613 On September - 20 willem H van Est (Estius), theologist, dies
1620 On this day in history battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
1624 On September - 20 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 On this day in history 1st battle at Newbury: King Charles I vs Robert Devereux' armies
1643 Lucius Cary, 2nd Viscount Falkland, English politician and writer on September - 20.
1647 On September - 20 giovanni Del Turco, composer, dies at 70
1648 Marco Ivan Lukacic, composer, dies at 61 on September - 20.
1653 On September - 20 benedict Schultheiss, composer
1663 Pirro Conte d' Albergati Capacelli, composer on September - 20.
1664 Maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men on September - 20.
1664 On September - 20 maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men