On This Day

What Happened on February 3, 1451

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sultan Mehmed II, the Conqueror inherits the throne of the Ottoman Empire

Ottoman Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror
Ottoman Sultan
Mehmed the Conqueror

Famous Deaths

  • Murad II, sultan of Turkey (1421-51), dies
1451 Highlights

About February 3, 1451

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 569 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius