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What Happened on November 7, 1742

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Empress Elizabeth of Russia proclaims her nephew Peter of Holstein-Gottorp (later Peter III) her heir

Empress of Russia Elizabeth of Russia
Empress of Russia
Elizabeth of Russia

1742 Highlights

About November 7, 1742

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 277 years, 6 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio