Siege of Belgrade (4-22 July 1456)

Siege of Belgrade (4-22 July 1456)

A major battle in the history of Ottoman-Hungarian wars in the 15th century. Its memory is preserved by the noon bells that are still rung every day in churches throughout the world.

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Nándorfehérvár, Siege of Belgrade, Hunyadi, Mehmed II, battle, victory, Mihály Szilágyi, Capistrano, Turco-Hungarian, noon bell, castle, castle siege, sound of bells, Turkish, crusader, army, camp, Danube, Sava, siege, Middle Ages, history

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