Historical Events In September - 20
Monday, 10 August 2020
0368 On this day in history emperor Valentinianus visits Nijmegen
0451 General Aetius defeats Attila the Hun at Chalons-sur-Marne on this day in history.
0622 On September - 20 prophet Mohammed/Abu Bakr arrives in Jathrib (Medina)
1066 On September - 20 battle at Fulford: King of Norway, Harald III Hardrada defeats British militia
1168 On September - 20 paschal III, [Guido di Crema], Italian anti-Pope, dies
1187 Saladin begins the Siege of Jerusalem on this day in history.
1246 On September - 20 mikhail of Chernigov, ruler of Kiev
1258 On September - 20 cathedral of Salisbury inaugurated
1378 Robert de Geneve, "butcher of Cesena" crowned anti-pope Clemens VII on this day in history.
1384 On this day in history louis, duke of Anjou/wife of Marie of Bretagne
1460 On September - 20 gilles Binchois, Flemish composer
1493 On September - 20 philippe Pot, governor/viceroy of Burgundy, dies
1519 On September - 20 ferdinand Magellan left Spain on his around the world voyage
1519 Magellan starts first successful circumnavigation of the world on this day in history.
1519 Ferdinand Magellan starts 1st successful circumnavigation of world on this day in history.
1530 On this day in history luther advises protestant monarch compromise
1565 On this day in history spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla and massacre the French
1565 On September - 20 spaniards capture Fort Caroline Fla & massacre the French
1586 On September - 20 anthony Babington, page/conspirator to Mary Stuart, executed at 24
1593 On September - 20 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 On September - 20 battle at Jassy: Turks beat king Sigismund III of Poland
1624 Isaac Le Maire, Amsterdam ship owner, dies at about 66 on September - 20.
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 On this day in history 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 Maryland enacts first anti-amaglmation law to prevent widespread intermarriage of English women and black men on September - 20.
1664 On this day in history maryland passes 1st anti-amalgamation law to stop intermarriage of English women & black men