1520 in History
January 18 Christian II of Denmark and Norway defeats Swedes at Lake Asunde
June 6 France and England sign treaty of Scotland
June 30 Spanish conquerors under Cortes take gold from Aztecs
July 10 King Charles V and King Henry VIII signs treaty of Calais
July 14 Battle of Otumba Mexico: Hernan Cortes and Tlascala's vs Aztecs
September 30 Suleiman I succeeds his father Selam I as sultan of Turkey
October 7 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain
October 15 King Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall
October 21 Ferdinand Magellen arrives at Tierra Del Fuego (Pacific Ocean)
October 23 King Carlos I crowned, German emperor Charles V
November 4 Danish/Norwegian king Christian II crowned king of Sweden
November 9 Swedish King Christian II executes 600 nobles
November 20 Friesland hit by heavy hail storm
November 28 Ferdinand Magellan begins crossing Pacific Ocean
December 10 Martin Luther publicly burned papal edict demands he recant