John of Austria(redirected from Don John of Austria)
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John of AustriaKnown as Don John. 1547-1578.
Bavarian-born Spanish general who commanded the fleet that defeated the Turks at the Battle of Lepanto in the Gulf of Corinth (1571) and captured Tunis (1573).
John of Austria
(Biography) called Don John. 1547–78, Spanish general: defeated the Turks at Lepanto (1571)