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What Happened on August 21, 1541

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Ottoman Turks under Suleiman the Magnificent capture Buda, the capital of the Hungarian Kingdom and go on to dominate central Hungary for 150 years

Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent
Ottoman Sultan
Suleiman the Magnificent

1541 Highlights

About August 21, 1541

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 479 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo