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The Battle of Pavia took place Onthisday in history of 24th February 1525. A.D. it was a definite engagement of Italian war of 1521-26 A.D.

It was an Imperial-Spanish army was under the commander Charles de Lannoy and working with the garrison of Pavia, which was commanded by Antonio de levya who had attacked the French army under the command of Francis I of France. In a great hunt for the preservation of Mirabello outside the city walls..

In a four-hour battle, which took place with the French army being split and defeated.

The French suffered massive casualties many of the deaths included many chief nobles of France.

The troop captured Francis himself and Charles V imprisoned him and forced him to sign a Treaty of Madrid. The outcomes of the battle was cemented Habsburg ascendancy in Italy..

 

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