1747 in History
April 17 French troops occupy Zeeuws-Flanders, Netherlands
April 25 Prince Willem V appointed viceroy of Zealand
May 3 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Holland/Utrecht
May 4 Willem IV appointed viceroy of Overijssel
May 16 Prince Willem V sworn in as admiral-general of Netherlands
July 1 Battle at Lafeld: France beat English/Dutch army
September 16 French troops occupy Bergen on Zoom
November 7 Organgist in Netherlands revolt under Daniel Raap
November 30 Dutch State of Zealand declare governorship hereditary for women
December 9 England and Netherlands sign military treaty