Today in History - October 3rd. 1574 - Leiden - The Netherlands

On October 3rd. 1574, William the Silent, Prince of Orange had a victory against the Spanish
troops in Leiden, The Netherlands.

Monument for William the Silent in Delft - Own picture

Each year, in Leiden there is an October Festival to celebrate this victory.
This festival takes place on October 3rd.

Leiden located on the Map of the Netherlands - Source: Wikipedia

Battle of Leiden - Source picture: Wikipedia
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