February 1700 in History

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Events in History

  • Feb 12 The Great Northern War begins in Northern Europe between Denmark–Norway, Saxony and Russia and the Swedish Empire.
  • Feb 19 Last day of Julian calendar in Denmark
  • Feb 27 Pacific Island of New Britain discovered
  • Feb 28 Today is followed by March 1 in Sweden, thus creating the Swedish calendar.

Birthdays in History

  • Feb 7 Philippe Buache, French geographer/cartographer (Contourlijnen)
  • Feb 23 Wilhelmus Schortinghuis, Dutch theologist (Profound Christianity)

Deaths in History

  • Feb 12 Aleksei Shein, Russian general and statesman (b. 1662)