On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1402

Historical Events

  • Battle at Ancyra/Angora/Ankara: Timur' beats Sultan Bajezid I's Ottoman forces
  • Timur, his army and 32 elephants win the Battle of Ankara, during his invasion of Anatolia, capturing the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I
1402 Highlights

About July 20, 1402

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 619 years, 11 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer