July 21, 1798 in History

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Events in History


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Napoleon Bonaparte wins Battle of Pyramids in Egypt (Battle of Embabeh) against Mamluk rulers, wiping out most of the Egyptian army

French Emperor Napoléon Bonaparte
French Emperor
Napoléon Bonaparte

Deaths in History

  • François Sebastien Charles Joseph de Croix, Count of Clerfayt, Austrian field marshal (b. 1733)