Historical Events In 1520
Saturday, 26 September 2020
Jan 01 In the year 1520 franciscus Balduinus, [Francois Baudouin], lawyer
Jan 18 Christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats Swedes at Lake Asunde in the year 1520.
Jan 18 On this day in history christian II of Denmark & Norway defeats the Swedes at Lake Asunde
Jan 19 In the year 1520 sten Sture the Younger, the Regent of Sweden, was mortally wounded at the Battle of Bogesund.
Mar 01 Smallpox Epidemic in Mexico killing 5-8 million (40% of population) people on this day in history.
Apr 06 Raphael artist dies on his 37th birthday in the year 1520.
Apr 06 Raphael [Sanzio], artist (Sistine Madonna), dies on his 37th birthday on this day in history.
Jun 06 France & England sign treaty of Scotland on this day in history.
Jun 15 Pope threatens to toss Luther out of Catholic Church on this day in history.
Jun 30 In the year 1520 montezuma II, the last Aztec emperor, killed
Jun 30 On this day in history spanish conquerors under Cortes take gold from Aztecs
Jul 10 King Charles V & King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais in the year 1520.
Jul 14 On this day in history battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes & Tlascala's vs Aztecs
Aug 01 Sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72) on this day in history.
Sep 13 William Cecil 1st baron Burghley, English premier in the year 1520.
Sep 21 Selam I Jawuz, the Barse, poet/cruel sultan of Turkey, dies on this day in history.
Sep 22 Selim I, captured Baghdad/Sultan of Turkey (1512-20), dies at 53 on this day in history.
Sep 30 On this day in history suleiman I succeeds his father Selam I as sultan of Turkey
Oct 07 In the year 1520 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain
Oct 15 On this day in history king Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
Oct 21 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean) on this day in history.
Oct 21 Magellan entered the strait which bears his name on this day in history.
Oct 23 King Carlos I crowned, German emperor Charles V on this day in history.
Oct 28 Pier Gerlofs Donia, Frisian pirate and freedom fighter in the year 1520.
Nov 04 Danish/Norwegian king Christian II crowned king of Sweden on this day in history.
Nov 08 On this day in history stockholm Bloodbath begins: A successful invasion of Sweden by Danish forces results in the execution of around 100 people.
Nov 09 Swedish King Christian II executes 600 nobles in the year 1520.
Nov 20 In the year 1520 friesland hit by heavy hail storm
Nov 28 In the year 1520 ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean
Dec 10 Martin Luther publicly burned papal edict demands he recant on this day in history.