On This Day

What Happened in June 1462

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Jun 17 Vlad III the Impaler attempts to assassinate Mehmed II (The Night Attack) forcing him to retreat from Wallachia

Wallachian Prince Vlad the Impaler
Wallachian Prince
Vlad the Impaler
Ottoman Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror
Ottoman Sultan
Mehmed the Conqueror

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestLouis XII

Jun 27 Louis XII, the Just, King of France (1498-1515), born in Ch√Ęteau de Blois, France (d. 1515)

King of France Louis XII
King of France
Louis XII