Category:Fall of Constantinople (1453)

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English: The Fall of Constantinople refers to the capture of the Byzantine capital by the Ottoman Empire on Tuesday, May 29, 1453. The event marked the end of the political independence of the millennium-old Byzantine Empire.
Fall of Constantinople 
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the Ottoman Empire captures the capital of the Byzantine Empire
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Instance ofsiege,
national day
Part ofByzantine–Ottoman Wars,
Ottoman wars in Europe
LocationConstantinople, Istanbul Province, Turkey
Start time6 April 1453
End time29 May 1453
Cause of destruction
Authority control
GND ID: 4128316-8

41° 01′ 12″ N, 28° 58′ 48″ E

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