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What Happened on August 29, 1696

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

King Louis XIV of France and Victor Amadeus II, Duke of Savoy sign Peace of Turin, a turning point in the War of the League of Augsburg

The Sun King of France Louis XIV
The Sun King of France
Louis XIV
1696 Highlights

About August 29, 1696

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 325 years and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo