On This Day

What Happened on July 7, 1520

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Otumba, Mexico: Hernán Cortés and the Tlaxcalans defeat a numerically superior Aztec force

Spanish Conquistador Hernán Cortés
Spanish Conquistador
Hernán Cortés

1520 Highlights

About July 7, 1520

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 500 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer