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Gebeurtenissen:
1 Januari - Nederland gaat over op de Gregoriaanse kalender.
De Grote Noordse Oorlog breekt uit.

Geboren:

Gedoopt:
18 April - Joanna van den Houten.

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Events:
January 1 - Russia accepts Julian calendar.
January 1 - in around this year, Germany and Denmark-Norway adopt the Gregorian
calendar, including the convention that New Year's Day is January 1st.
January 26 - Massive earthquake hits British Columbia.
February 27 - The island of New Britain is discovered.
November 20 - Great Northern War: Battle of Narva - King Charles XII
of Sweden defeats the army of Tsar Peter the Great at Narva.
Vietnamese gain control of entire Indochina peninsula.
The Great Northern War begins when Russia, Denmark and Saxony/Poland
make a coordinated attack on Sweden (to 1721).
Control of Spain passes from the Habsburgs to the Bourbons.

Births:
February 9 - Daniel Bernoulli, mathematician.
May 26 - Nicolaus Ludwig Zinzendorf (+ 1760).
Klemens August of Bavaria.

Baptized:
April 18 - Joanna van den Houten.

Deaths:
John Dryden, English poet and playwright.
Charles II of Spain, last of the Spanish Habsburgs.


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