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Year of the Earth Rat壬子( at the beginning of the year Metal Pig辛亥)
Syria: 2043/44 ( the year in October )
- 3.1 First Quarter
- 3.2 Second and Third Quarter
- 3.3 Fourth Quarter
- 3.4 Exact date of birth unknown
- 4.1 First half of
- 4.2 Second half of
- 4.3 More death unknown
Politics and World Affairs
- February 2: Prussia's King Friedrich Wilhelm I to adopt a expelled from Salzburg Protestants, the so-called Salzburg exiles, targeted invitation patent. Making the first families by ship one on May 28.
- June 2: Carlo Ruzzini despite his advanced age and his frailty in the first ballot as the successor of the deceased on May 21, Alvise Mocenigo III. elected Doge of Venice.
- 9 June: Philipp Karl von Eltz is Archbishop of Mainz and at the same time elector. He succeeds the late Franz Ludwig von Pfalz- Neuburg.
- August 16th: In the naval battle at Damietta, the Sovereign Order of Malta defeated a squadron of the Ottoman Empire.
- In Lisbon, the later Livraria Bertrand is founded.
- Johann Jacob Korn is based in Wroclaw a publisher.
Science and Technology
- Johann Heinrich Zedler is the first volume of the Great Complete Universal Lexicons All managed knowledge and skills out the most comprehensive encyclopedic project of the 18th century. Until 1754 64 volumes are published.
- In Naples, the Collegio dei Cinesi is founded.