1706 in History
February 13 Battle at Fraustadt: Swedish army beats Russia/Saksen
March 8 Vienna's Wiener Stadtbank established
April 29 Emperor Jozef I becomes monarch of Cologne/Bavaria
May 23 Battle of Ramillies-Marlborough defeats French; 17,000 killed
September 24 Treaty of Altranstadt: Charles XII of Sweden and August II of Saksen