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What Happened on August 5, 1716

Historical Events


Battle of InterestBattle of Petrovaradin

Battle of Petrovaradin/Peterwardein: Habsburgs under Eugene of Savoy defeat the Turks in a decisive victory

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The Battle of Petrovaradin or Peterwardein which saw a decisive victory for the Imperial Army
The Battle of Petrovaradin or Peterwardein which saw a decisive victory for the Imperial Army
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1716 Highlights

About August 5, 1716

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 304 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo