1712 Newspaper Archives

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Historical Events

Unearth Your Ancestors and Family History in Newspapers from 1712.

Newspapers serve as an extremely important representation of our history. They account for a variety of important historical events from throughout many years. NewspaperArchive.com is full of newspapers that contain valuable and irreplaceable information, including the most notable events from 1712, such as the beginning of the Huilliche rebellion, the moving of Russia's capitol from Moscow to St Petersburg by Peter the Great, the crowning of Charles VI as the King of Hungary, the defeat of a combined Dutch-Austrian force by the French in the Battle of Denain, and so much more! Each title is available individually, and all are searchable via an interface that allows users to easily view, search, zoom, print and save digital page images.

Historical Events
For Year 1712

There is no better source of the stories of yesterday, as they were actually told, than Newspaper Archives. Discover your ancestry with records from every world history event and find treasures that simply aren't available anywhere else. Newspaper Archives have preserved essential accounts of your family, famous people and events that shaped this nation for hundreds of years. What will you discover?

February 10, 1712

Chiloé Archipelago experiences the beginning of the Huilliche rebellion. Read More

February 30, 1712

February 30 is temporarily adopted by Sweden in order to adjust the Swedish Calendar back to the Julian calendar.
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May 19, 1712

The capital of Russia is moved from Moscow to St Petersburg by Peter the Great. Read More

May 22, 1712

The crowning of Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI as the King of Hungary takes place. Read More

July 24, 1712

A combined Dutch-Austrian force is defeated by the French in the Battle of Denain. Read More

July 24, 1712

The Catholic cantons are defeated by reformed Swiss cantons in the Battle of Villmergen.
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December 9, 1712

Denmark and Saxony are defeated by Sweden in the Battle of Gadebusch. Read More

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Tap into that historic information without the hassle of manually sorting through mounds of papers. All of these 1712 events have been preserved in various newspapers and can be researched using our extensive newspaper collection of 167+ million of pages with detailed documentation of many of the World's most prominent historical events.

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