On This Day

What Happened on July 15, 1410

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Battle of InterestBattle of Grunwald

Battle of Grunwald (First Battle of Tannenburg, Battle of Žalgiris), one of Medieval Europe's largest battles during Poland-Lithuanian Teutonic War. Polish King Władysław Jagiełło and Lithuanian Grand Duke Vytautas defeat Teutonic Ulrich von Jungingen
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Battle of Grunwald, a painting by Jan Matejko
Battle of Grunwald, a painting by Jan Matejko

Famous Deaths

  • Ulrich von Jungingen, German Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights, killed at the Battle of Grunwald (b. 1360)