On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1526

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Mohács: In a decisive battle the Hungarian Empire is conquered by the Ottoman Empire led by Suleiman the Magnificent

Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent
Ottoman Sultan
Suleiman the Magnificent

Famous Deaths

  • Louis II, King of Hungary and Bohemia, dies in accident at 20
1526 Highlights

About August 29, 1526

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 493 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo