Historical Events in September 1513

Victory in Battle

Sep 9 Battle of Flodden: English forces defeat the Scots near Branxton in Northumberland and kill King James IV of Scotland, the last monarch in Great Britain to be killed in battle

Royal Coronation

Sep 21 James V crowned King of Scotland in the Chapel Royal at Stirling Castle, aged 17 months

  • Sep 23 King Henry III & Emperor Maximilian conquer Doornik
  • Sep 25 Spanish explorer Vasco Nunez de Balboa crosses the Panama Isthmus becoming first European to see the Pacific Ocean