What Happened in February 1699

Historical Events

  • Feb 4 350 rebellious Streltsi executed in Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Feb 17 Georg Wenzeslaus von Knobelsdorff, Prussian architect (Sanssouci), born in n Kuck├Ądel (d. 1753)

Famous Deaths

  • Feb 6 Jozef Ferdinand of Bavaria, heir of Spanish king Carlos II, dies
  • Feb 27 Charles Paulet, 1st Duke of Bolton, English politician (b. c. 1625)