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Szeged - Freed of Ottoman Rule

Szeged - Freed of Ottoman Rule World History Geography Famous Historical Events

This image depicts a contemporary drawing of a key event in Szeged’s history. 

On the 23rd of October, 1686, about 600 Turkish defenders retreated towards the city of Szeged Timisoara (in today’s Hungary).  With this action, about 144 years of Ottoman rule, in Szeged, came to an end.

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Image online, courtesy University of Szeged, University Library.

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