What Happened In January 1724 In History
Historical Events for January, 1724
- 14th » King Philip V of Spain abdicates the throne.
- 28th » The Russian Academy of Sciences is founded in St. Petersburg by Peter the Great, and implemented by Senate decree. It is called the St. Petersburg Academy of Sciences until 1917.
Famous Birthdays on January in 1724
- 12th » Frances Brooke, English author and playwright (d. 1789)
Year 1724 events in history for the month of January
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