John Zápolya makes a treaty with Suleiman I (35 words)

Historical Context Note

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The dethroned king of Hungary, John Zápolya, whose crown has recently been taken by Ferdinand of Bohemia, makes a treaty with the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman I. In this agreement, he recognises the Sultan's suzerainty.

Editors. "John Zápolya makes a treaty with Suleiman I". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 November 2010
[, accessed 21 October 2016.]

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  1. European Dynastic and Religious Wars 16th-17th Centuries: Germany and Central Europe