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Events in History in 1398

  • Oct 12 The Treaty of Salynas is signed between Grand Duke of Lithuania Vytautas the Great and the Teutonic Knights, who received Samogitia.

Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Dec 17 Tamerlane captures and sacks Delhi, defeating Sultan Nasir-u Din Mehmud's armies by setting camels loaded with hay alight and charging them at the Sultans armored elephants

Turkic Conqueror Tamerlane
Turkic Conqueror
Tamerlane