On This Day

What Happened on July 16, 1683

Historical Events

  • Manchu/Chinese Qing Dynasty naval forces under commander Shi Lang defeat the Kingdom of Tungning in the Battle of Penghu near the Pescadores Islands.
  • Turkish troops under Kara Mustafa reach Vienna
1683 Highlights

About July 16, 1683

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 338 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer