On this day: the Battle of Ménfő

The Battle of Ménfő was fought between the Germans and the Magyars (Hungarians) in present-day Hungary on the 6th of July, 1044. It was a victory for the Germans.

A 14th century depiction of the battle:

Battle_of_Ménfő_and_the_murder_of_Samuel_(Chronicon_Pictum_050)Battle of Ménfő 14th Century ImageFought in 1044

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