What Happened in October 1520

  • M 1
  • T 2
  • W 3
  • T 4
  • F 5
  • S 6
  • S 7
  • M 8
  • T 9
  • W 10
  • T 11
  • F 12
  • S 13
  • S 14
  • M 15
  • T 16
  • W 17
  • T 18
  • F 19
  • S 20
  • S 21
  • M 22
  • T 23
  • W 24
  • T 25
  • F 26
  • S 27
  • S 28
  • M 29
  • T 30
  • W 31

Historical Events

  • Oct 7 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 15 King Henry VIII of England orders bowling lanes at Whitehall

King of England Henry VIII
King of England
Henry VIII

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 21 Explorer Ferdinand Magellan and his fleet reach Cape Virgenes and become the first Europeans to sail into the Pacific Ocean

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 23 King Carlos I crowned German emperor Charles V

King of Spain and Holy Roman Emperor Charles V
King of Spain and Holy Roman Emperor
Charles V

Famous Deaths

  • Oct 28 Pier Gerlofs Donia, Frisian pirate and freedom fighter