#onthisday in 1429: Joan of Arc leads the fina…

#onthisday in 1429: Joan of Arc leads the final assault at the Siege of Orléans defeating the English and their Burgundian allies in what would become a major turning point in the Hundred Years War. [Painting: Joan of Arc at the Siege of Orléans by Jules Eugène Lenepveu, painted 1886–1890] #history #medieval #france