What Happened on June 15, 1246

Historical Events

  • Battle at Leitha river between Hungarian forces of King Béla IV of Hungary and Austrian army of Duke Frederick II - Austrian victory but Frederick is killed
  • With the death of Duke Frederick II at Battle of Leitha, the Babenberg dynasty ends in Austria

Famous Deaths

  • Frederik II "the Warlike", duke of Austria and Styria (1230-46), dies at the Battle of Leitha at 35

About June 15, 1246

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 776 years, 11 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini