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    Van 1702 tot 1747 kende Nederland (ookwel Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden) zijn Tweede Stadhouderloze Tijdperk.
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Weather

The temperature on November 15, 1715 was about 10.0 °C.

Source: KNMI



Born on November 15

Died on November 15

Names that were popular for boys in 1715
  • Jan
  • Joannes
  • Cornelis
  • Pieter
  • Johannes
  • Hendrik
  • Jacob
  • Petrus
  • Willem
  • Gerrit
  • Jean
  • Jacobus
  • Johann
  • Pierre
  • Joseph
Names that were popular for girls in 1715
  • Maria
  • Anna
  • Marie
  • Catharina
  • Elisabeth
  • Joanna
  • Cornelia
  • Johanna
  • Neeltje
  • Trijntje
  • Grietje
  • Adriana
  • Aaltje
  • Jannetje
  • Anne