On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1742

Historical Events

Historic Event

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

1742 Highlights

About November 7, 1742

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 279 years, 9 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio