On This Day

Events in History in 1476

  • Jun 22 Battle at Morat/Murten: Charles the Stout invades Switzerland
  • Jul 11 Giuliano della Rovere is appointed bishop of Coutances

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Nov 26 Vlad III Dracula defeats Basarab Laiota with the help of Stephen the Great and Stephen V Bathory and becomes the ruler of Wallachia for the third time.

Wallachian Prince Vlad the Impaler
Wallachian Prince
Vlad the Impaler
  • Dec 24 400 Burgundian soldiers freeze to death during siege of Nancy