1728 in Denmark

Events from the year 1728 in Denmark.

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1728
in
Denmark

Decades:
See also:Other events of 1728
List of years in Denmark

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A 1728 map of Copenhagen showing the city as it appeared immediately before the Great Fire of 1728
  • 14 July – Vitus Bering begins his first exploration aboard the ship Gabriel and sailed northward from the Kamchatka Peninsula and through the strait that now bears his name.
  • 20 October – The Copenhagen Fire of 1728 breaks out.
  • 23 October – The fire in Copenhagen finally dies out after destroying approximately 28% of the city and leaving 20% of its population homeless.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Frederick IV | king of Denmark and Norway". Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved 18 November 2019.
  2. ^ Dansk kvindebiografisk leksikon