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Heads of State · Nekrolog

Ivan V.
After the uprising in Moscow , Ivan V divided ...
Peter I.
... and Peter I (later the Great) the Tsar's throne .
Versailles Palace (painting from 1722)
Louis XIV moves into the Palace of Versailles with the court .
1682 in other calendars
Armenian calendar 1130/31 (turn of the year July)
Ethiopian calendar 1674/75 (turn of the year 10/11 September)
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Buddhist calendar 2225/26 (southern Buddhism); 2224/25 (alternative calculation according to Buddha's Parinirvana )
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Year of the Water Dog壬戌 ( at the beginning of the year metal rooster 辛酉)

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Dangun era (Korea) 4015/16 (October 2-3)
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Jewish calendar 5442/43 (October 2/3)
Coptic calendar 1398/99 (September 10-11)
Malayalam calendar 857/858
Seleucid era Babylon: 1992/93 (turn of the year April)

Syria: 1993/94 (New Year October)

Vikram Sambat (Nepalese Calendar) 1738/39 (turn of the year April)


Politics and world events


The Moscovite Revolt - contemporary copperplate engraving
  • May 15 : The Strelizi begin the Moscow uprising in 1682 after rumors emerged that Tsar Ivan was murdered by members of the Naryshkin family. Several ministers, among them Artamon Sergejewitsch Matvejew , and two brothers of Natalja Naryshkina, are murdered by them after they stormed the Kremlin . The Moscow Patriarch Joachim can finally calm the situation down by showing the insurgents the unharmed Ivan IV.
  • May 23rd : At the request of the Strelizi, powers are shared between Tsars Ivan IV and Peter I.
  • On June 25, Ivan V and Peter I were coronated together , the elder sister Sofia took over the official duties.
  • Autumn: Ivan Andreevich Khovansky , leader of the May uprising, is captured and executed after a renewed attempted coup.


  • March 19 : The general assembly of the French clergy proclaims the Gallican articles which emphasize the independence of the French Church and the kings of France in relation to the Pope's claim to leadership.

Other events in Europe


The travels of Robert Cavelier de La Salle
William Penn (1644-1718)




Electoral edict of March 7, 1682

science and technology

Nehemiah Grew
  • The English botanist and doctor Nehemiah Grew published the work The Anatomy of Plants and thus became the founder of phytotomy .
  • The Leipzig Acta Eruditorum appear for the first time. The monthly magazine, written in Latin, is developing into one of the most important German-language scientific magazines . The first editor is Otto Mencke .
  • A typewriter is mentioned for the first time in 1682, although neither the inventor nor the model are known.


Title page of the first edition of A True History of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson (London 1682)



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