23 hours ago · The Nine Years' War (1688–1697), often called the War of the Grand Alliance or the War of the League of Augsburg, was a conflict between France and a European coalition which mainly included the Holy Roman Empire (led by the Habsburg Monarchy), the Dutch Republic, England, Spain, Savoy and Portugal.
- 27 September 1688 – 20 September 1697
- Treaty of Ryswick
- Mainland Europe, Ireland, Scotland, North America, South America, Asia
- France retains Alsace (including Strasbourg) and returns Freiburg, Breisach and Philippsburg to the Holy Roman Empire, regains Pondichéry (after paying the Dutch a sum of 16,000 pagodas) and Acadia. Spain recovers Catalonia from France, and the barrier fortresses of Mons, Luxembourg and Kortrijk. The Duchy of Lorraine is restored to Leopold Joseph from France.
The Duke and Duchess spent the last night of their tour back in Munich where they stayed at the Vier Jahreszeiten Hotel; the Duke received a number of personal guests. One of these was a Kreisleiter of the Nazi Party, who had previously been Master of Ceremonies for Grand Duke Adolphus Frederick VI of Mecklenburg-Strelitz , a personal friend of ...
Aug 04, 2020 · Today was Annette's second wedding day. For others, it may be her first, but it was actually a second wedding for Annette who had returned back to the past. She touched the bouquet of white Calla flowers and light purple Lisianthus flowers and smiled softly.
1 day ago · The First dollhouse built for a child is thought to have been commissioned by the Duke of Bavaria in 1558. This “baby house” was a replica of the Duke’s home, with four floors, 17 doors and 63 windows. It is doubtful that the Duke’s daughter was allowed to play with it.
1 day ago · Ambrosius Swinkels gründet eine Brauerei, die heutige niederländische Bavaria. Verkehr. Die Straße zwischen Frankfurt und Fulda wird auf Anweisung des Fuldaer Fürstabts Heinrich von Bibra als eine der ersten Straßen in Hessen zu einer Chaussee ausgebaut.
- 1212/13 (Jahreswechsel Juli)
- 1169/70 (Jahresbeginn 14. oder 15. April)
- 1756/57 (Jahreswechsel 10./11. September)
1 day ago · The retired pope visited his native Bavaria in June to pay his dying brother - who passed away on June 29 - a final visit. He told a gathering of cardinals that he was too old and frail to lead an institution with more than 1.3 billion members.
1 day ago · Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a landlocked East Alpine country in the southern part of Central Europe. It is composed of nine federated states, one of which is Vienna, Austria's capital and its largest city.
1 day ago · The local council in Bavaria’s Dingolfing-Landau county says the facility in Mamming has been closed temporarily, news agency dpa reported. All its employees are in quarantine.