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What Happened on June 17, 1462

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

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

1462 Highlights

About June 17, 1462

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 558 years, 8 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini