On This Day

Historical Events in November 1700

  • Nov 16 Monarch of Brandenburg becomes king of Prussia
  • Nov 23 Cardinal Francesco Albani elected Pope Clemens XI

Victory in Battle

Nov 30 Battle at Narva: Swedish force of King Charles XII defeats Russian army [NS]

  • Nov 30 Utrecht, Overijssel, Buren, Leerdam and IJsselstein go on Gregoria calendar