Historical Events for Year 1710
Events 1 - 9 of 9
Jan 27th - Tsar Peter the Great sets first Russian state budget
Feb 20th - Johan Willem Friso becomes viceroy of Groningen, Netherlands
Feb 28th - In the Battle of Helsingborg, 14,000 Danish invaders under Jørgen Rantzau are decisively defeated by an equally sized Swedish force under Magnus Stenbock.
Apr 10th - The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain.
Aug 7th - Sidney, 1st Earl of Godolphin resigns as English minister of Finance
Oct 13th - English troops occupy Acadia (Nova Scotia)
Oct 16th - British troops occupies Port Royal, Nova Scotia
Dec 8th - Battle of Brihuega in the War of the Spanish Succession: British General James Stanhope captured by French & Spanish forces
Dec 11th - Battle of Villa Viciosa (France beat Habsburgers)