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Jump to: navigation, search // Events January 12 - Two-month freezing period begins in France - The coast of the Atlantic and Seine River freeze, crops fail and at least 24. ... Jump to: navigation, search // Events April 10 - The worlds first copyright legislation became effective, Britains Statute of Anne Ongoing events Great Northern War (1700-1721) War of the Spanish Succession (1702-1713) Births January 3 - Richard Gridley, American Revolutionary soldier (d. ... Jump to: navigation, search // Events February 24 - The London premiere of Rinaldo by George Friderich Handel, the first Italian opera written for the London stage. ... // Events April 11 - War of the Spanish Succession: Treaty of Utrecht June 23 - French residents of Acadia given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia Canada first Orrery built by George Graham Ongoing events Great Northern War (1700-1721) War of the Spanish Succession (1702-1713... // Events August 1 - George, elector of Hanover becomes King George I of Great Britain. ... // Events September 1 - King Louis XIV of France dies after a reign of 72 years, leaving the throne of his exhausted and indebted country to his great-grandson Louis XV. Regent for the new, five years old monarch is Philippe dOrléans, nephew of Louis XIV. September - First of... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends The Treaty of Ratisbon between France and England in 1684 ended the Age of Buccaneers. ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends Thomas Neale designed Seven Dials The Salem Witchcraft Trials are held in Massachusetts Bay Colony (1692). ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and trends The Bonneville Slide blocks the Columbia River near the site of present-day Cascade Locks, Oregon with a land bridge 200 feet (60 m) high. ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends World Leaders King Louis XIV of France (1643 - 1715) Philippe II of Orléans, Regent of France (1715 - 1723). ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends Manufacture of the earliest surviving pianos. ... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends The Great Awakening - A Protestant religious movement active in the British colonies of North America Sextant invented (probably around 1730) independently by John Hadley in Great Britain and Thomas Godfrey in the American colonies World leaders Louis XV King of France (king from... Jump to: navigation, search Events and Trends The War of Austrian Succession (1740-1748) rages. ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... Resources ArtLex. ... Jump to: navigation, search See also: 1711 in architecture, other events of 1712 1713 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1711 in literature, other events of 1712, 1713 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1711 in music, other events of 1712, 1713 in music, list of years in music. ... The year 1712 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here. ...


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Colonial governors - State leaders 1711 colonial governors - Events of 1712 - 1713 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1712 List of religious leaders in 1712 List of international organization leaders in 1712 Portugal Angola - António de Saldanha de Albuquerque, Governor of Angola (1709-1713) Macau - Antonio de... 1711 state leaders - Events of 1712 - 1713 state leaders - State leaders by year Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Osei Kofi Tutu I, Asantehene (1701-1717) Dahomey - Agadja, King of Dahomey (1708-1732) Ethiopia - Yostos, Emperor of Ethiopia, (1711-1716) Kongo - João II, Manikongo of Kongo (1693-1717) Nkore - Ntare IV Omugabe...


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Protestantism is a general grouping of denominations within Christianity. ... Thomas Newcomen (baptized February 24, 1664 – August 5, 1729), blacksmith and inventor was born in Dartmouth, Devon, England. ... A steam engine is a heat engine that makes use of the thermal energy that exists in steam, converting it to mechanical work. ... Map sources for Tipton at grid reference SO9592 Tipton is a town in the Sandwell borough of the West Midlands, England, with a population of around 47,000. ... Jump to: navigation, search Staffordshire (abbreviated Staffs) is a landlocked county in the West Midlands region of England. ... Jump to: navigation, search The William (or Willie) Lynch Speech (or Letter) is a text of spurious origin which drew widespread attention when it circulated throughout the Internet during the 1990s. ... African Americans, also known as Afro-Americans or black Americans, are an ethnic group in the United States of America whose ancestors, usually in predominant part, were indigenous to Sub-Saharan and West Africa. ... Jump to: navigation, search State nickname: Old Dominion Other U.S. States Capital Richmond Largest city Virginia Beach Governor Mark R. Warner (D) Senators John Warner (R) George Allen (R) Official languages English Area 110,862 km² (35th)  - Land 102,642 km²  - Water 8,220 km² (7. ...

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The Great Northern War was the war fought between a coalition of Russia, Denmark-Norway and Saxony-Poland (from 1715 also Prussia and Hanover) on one side and Sweden on the other side from 1700 to 1721. ... Events January 1 - Russia accepts Julian calendar. ... 1721 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Jump to: navigation, search Charles II was the last Habsburg King of Spain. ... Events March 8 - William III died; Princess Anne Stuart becomes Queen Anne of England, Scotland and Ireland. ... // Events April 11 - War of the Spanish Succession: Treaty of Utrecht June 23 - French residents of Acadia given one year to declare allegiance to Britain or leave Nova Scotia Canada first Orrery built by George Graham Ongoing events Great Northern War (1700-1721) War of the Spanish Succession (1702-1713...

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Jump to: navigation, search January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Frederick the Great Frederick II of Prussia (Friedrich der Große, Frederick the Great, January 24, 1712 – August 17, 1786) was the Hohenzollern king of Prussia 1740–86. ... 1786 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... March 27 is the 86th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (87th in Leap years). ... Jump to: navigation, search Claude Bourgelat (born March 27, 1712 at Lyons; died January 3, 1779) was a famous French veterinary surgeon. ... 1779 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search May 13 is the 133rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (134th in leap years). ... Johann Hartwig Ernst, Count von Bernstorff (13 May 1712 — 18 February 1772), Danish statesman, who came of a very ancient Mecklenburg family, was the son of Joachim Engelke, Freiherr von Bernstorff, chamberlain to the elector of Hanover, and was born on the 13 May 1712. ... 1772 was a leap year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search (Some entries on this page have been duplicated on August 1. ... Jump to: navigation, search Jean-Jacques Rousseau (June 28, 1712 – July 2, 1778) was a Franco-Swiss philosopher, writer, political theorist, and self-taught composer of The Age of Enlightenment. ... 1778 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Jump to: navigation, search December 11 is the 345th day (346th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Count Francesco Algarotti (11 December 1712 - 3 May 1764) was an Italian philosopher and art critic. ... 1764 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ...

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RFC 1712 (rfc1712) - DNS Encoding of Geographical Location (1349 words)
Network Working Group C. Farrell Request for Comments: 1712 M. Schulze Category: Experimental S. Pleitner D. Baldoni Curtin University of Technology November 1994 DNS Encoding of Geographical Location Status of this Memo This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
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The Avalon Project : Charles II's Grant of New England to the Duke of York, 1676 - Exemplified by Queen Anne; 1712
Charles II's Grant of New England to the Duke of York, 1676 - Exemplified by Queen Anne; 1712 (1)
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