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  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
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  • December 13 » Dartmouth College is founded by the Reverend Eleazar Wheelock, with a royal charter from King George III, on land donated by Royal governor John Wentworth.
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Weather

The temperature on March 9, 1769 was about 7.0 °C. Wind direction mainly east-northeast. Weather type: zeer betrokken. Special wheather fenomena: rijp.

Source: KNMI

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from March 9, 1769 at Delpher


Born on March 9

Died on March 9

Names that were popular for boys in 1769
  • Jan
  • Joannes
  • Johannes
  • Cornelis
  • Pieter
  • Hendrik
  • Willem
  • Jacob
  • Petrus
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Jean
  • Johann
  • Adrianus
  • Dirk
Names that were popular for girls in 1769
  • Maria
  • Anna
  • Johanna
  • Marie
  • Cornelia
  • Joanna
  • Catharina
  • Elisabeth
  • Neeltje
  • Trijntje
  • Aaltje
  • Grietje
  • Adriana
  • Antje
  • Jannetje