On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1699

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

1699 Highlights

About December 20, 1699

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 322 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius