March 23 - James Francis Edward Stuart
lands at the Firth of Forth.
Kandahar conquered by Mir Wais.
In Masuria one third of the population die during the plague.
September 28: Peter the Great
defeats the Swedes at the Battle of Lesnaya.J.S. Bach
appointed as chambermusician and organist at the court in Weimar, Germany.Births
February 27 - Paulus (Pouwelis) van den Houten
March 4 - Janna Leenderts
December 8 - Francis I
, Holy Roman Emperor ( 1765).Baptized
July 28 - Joanna Maria van den Houten
, mathematician.Ehrenfried Walter Tschiernhaus
July 18 - Clara den Breen
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