On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1691

Historical Events

  • Battle at Slankamen: "the Bloodiest battle of the Century" Austrian Hapsburg force defeats Ottoman army, killing Grand Vizer Köprülü Fazıl Mustafa Pasha

Famous Deaths

  • Köprülü Fazıl Mustafa Pasha, Turkish grand vizer, dies in the Battle of Slankamen (b. 1637)
1691 Highlights

About August 19, 1691

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 330 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo