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What Happened on December 20, 1699

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Russian Tsar Peter the Great ordered Russian New Year changed from Sept 1 to Jan 1

Russian Tsar Peter the Great
Russian Tsar
Peter the Great

1699 Highlights

About December 20, 1699

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 321 years, 2 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius