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  • Stadhouder Prins Willem III (Huis van Oranje) was from 1672 till 1702 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • March 12 » James II of England landed at Kinsale, starting the Williamite War in Ireland.
  • March 16 » The 23rd Regiment of Foot, or Royal Welch Fusiliers, is founded.
  • April 20 » Deposed monarch James II of England lays siege to Derry.
  • August 5 » Beaver Wars: Fifteen hundred Iroquois attack Lachine in New France.
  • August 27 » The Treaty of Nerchinsk is signed by Russia and the Qing Empire (Julian calendar).
  • December 16 » Convention Parliament: The Declaration of Right is embodied in the Bill of Rights.



Born on February 6

Died on February 6

Names that were popular for boys in 1689
  • Jan
  • Cornelis
  • Joannes
  • Jean
  • Petrus
  • Pieter
  • Johannes
  • Jacob
  • Willem
  • Johann
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Pierre
  • Hendrik
  • Joseph
Names that were popular for girls in 1689
  • Maria
  • Anna
  • Marie
  • Catharina
  • Elisabeth
  • Joanna
  • Cornelia
  • Neeltje
  • Anne
  • Jeanne
  • Johanna
  • Mary
  • Trijntje
  • Jannetje
  • Catherine