Há 3 dias · Anne (6 February 1665 – 1 August 1714) was Queen of Great Britain and Ireland following the ratification of the Acts of Union on 1 May 1707, which merged the kingdoms of Scotland and England. Previous to this, she was Queen of England , Scotland , and Ireland from 8 March 1702.
Há 2 dias · Prince Henry Prince Augustus Ferdinand Frederick II v t e Frederick II ( German: Friedrich II.; 24 January 1712 – 17 August 1786) was King in Prussia from 1740 until 1772, and King of Prussia from 1772 until his death in 1786.
Há 3 dias · Members of the Habsburg family oversee the Austrian branch of the Order of the Golden Fleece and the Imperial and Royal Order of Saint George. The current head of the family is Karl von Habsburg . Name The origins of Habsburg Castle 's name are uncertain.
Há 3 dias · 1714 War of the Catalans Part of the War of the Spanish Succession Spain France: Principality of Catalonia: 1714 1718 Ottoman–Venetian War (1714–18) Ottoman Empire Republic of Venice Austria Portugal Order of Malta Papal States Spain Himariotes: 1715 1717 Yamasee War: Colonial militia of South Carolina Colonial militia of North ...
Há 1 dia · 1714–1727: 1727: George II r. 1727–1760: 1734: Walpole: 1741: Spencer Compton 1st Earl of Wilmington (1673–1743) 16 February 1742 2 July 1743 1 year, 137 days —
Há 3 dias · Louis XIV Louis XIV (Louis-Dieudonné; 5 September 1638 – 1 September 1715), also known as Louis the Great ( Louis le Grand) or the Sun King ( le Roi Soleil ), was King of France from 1643 until his death in 1715. His verified reign of 72 years and 110 days is the longest of any sovereign.
Há 3 dias · The peace settlement following the War of the Spanish Succession (1702–1714) granted Britain Gibraltar and Menorca, providing the Navy with Mediterranean bases. The expansion of the Royal Navy would encourage the British colonisation of the Americas, with British (North) America becoming a vital source of timber for the Royal Navy.