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Historical Events in January 1701

Gregory Conquers Julius CaesarGregory Conquers Julius Caesar

Jan 12 Frisia & Groningen (Netherlands) begin use of Gregorian calendar

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Pope Gregory XIII with the calendar that was to make his name
Pope Gregory XIII with the calendar that was to make his name
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  • Jan 18 Frederick I and Sophie Charlotte of Hanover crowned king and queen of Prussia