February 11 - Sweden and Prussia sign the (2nd Treaty of Stockholm) declaring peace.
February 29 - Queen Ulrike Eleonora
of Sweden resigns.
The Tuscarora fled North Carolina as a result of European colonisation.Edmond Halley
appointed Astronomer Royal.
The Academia Real da Historia is founded in Lisbon, Portugal.Births
January 4 - Johann Friedrich Agricola
, composer (+ 1774).
May 11 - Karl Friedrich Hieronymus Freiherr
von Münchhausen, officer and
adventurer (+ 1797).
December 25 - Cornelis van den Houten
December 31 - Bonnie Prince Charlie
of Great Britain, later leader of Jacobitism.Emperor Sakuramachi
(Buried July 7) - Maria Barbara Bach
, first wife of Johann Sebastian Bach.Interred
October 6 - Maria Dirckse Cleijn
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