Juan III Sobieski fue un famoso mecenas de la cultura y convirtió a la corte polaca en referencia para los intelectuales y artistas de la época.

Juan III Sobieski fue un famoso mecenas de la cultura y convirtió a la corte polaca en referencia para los intelectuales y artistas de la época.

El dublinés Sir Arthur Wellesley,  además de Duque de Wellington es Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo, como recompensa a por haber ayudado a las tropas españolas a expulsar de la ciudad a los invasores franceses en 1812.

El dublinés Sir Arthur Wellesley, además de Duque de Wellington es Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo, como recompensa a por haber ayudado a las tropas españolas a expulsar de la ciudad a los invasores franceses en 1812.

Battle of Vienna - Wikipedia

Battle of Vienna - Wikipedia

September 12, 1683. The massive charge of the Polish winged lancer-hussars which terrified the Ottoman troops and decided the Battle of Vienna. The wings made a terrifying sound as the Polish hussars came charging down the mountainside.

September 12, 1683. The massive charge of the Polish winged lancer-hussars which terrified the Ottoman troops and decided the Battle of Vienna. The wings made a terrifying sound as the Polish hussars came charging down the mountainside.

The Battle of Vienna took place at Kahlenberg Mountain, Vienna on Sept 11-12, 1683 (333 years before 2016) after Vienna had been besieged by the Ottoman Empire for two months. The battle was fought by the Habsburg Monarchy, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and Holy Roman Empire against the invading Muslim Ottoman Empire, its vassal and tributary states. It is often seen as a turning point in history, after which "the Ottoman Turks ceased to be a menace to the Christian world.” *09/11/2001…

The Battle of Vienna took place at Kahlenberg Mountain, Vienna on Sept 11-12, 1683 (333 years before 2016) after Vienna had been besieged by the Ottoman Empire for two months. The battle was fought by the Habsburg Monarchy, Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth and Holy Roman Empire against the invading Muslim Ottoman Empire, its vassal and tributary states. It is often seen as a turning point in history, after which "the Ottoman Turks ceased to be a menace to the Christian world.” *09/11/2001…

Painting of King John III Sobieski after the Battle of Vienna against the Ottoman Turks,

Painting of King John III Sobieski after the Battle of Vienna against the Ottoman Turks,

Battle of Vienna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Battle of Vienna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

TIL that the largest cavalry charge in history occurred in 1683 during the Turkish siege of Vienna. An force of 18,000 Polish and German Cavalrymen charged the Turkish line and inflicted over 40,000 casualties, completely routing the Turks. The Polish king later said "I came, I saw, God conquered"

TIL that the largest cavalry charge in history occurred in 1683 during the Turkish siege of Vienna. An force of 18,000 Polish and German Cavalrymen charged the Turkish line and inflicted over 40,000 casualties, completely routing the Turks. The Polish king later said "I came, I saw, God conquered"

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