What Happened in 1682
Palace of Versailles Completed
The Palace of Versailles was the official residence of the Kings of France from 1682 until 1790. It was originally a hunting lodge, built in 1624,... Read more
The Duke Of York Awards William Penn A Deed To The "Three Lower Counties"
On August 24, 1682, the Duke of York awarded Englishman William Penn a deed to the "Three Lower Counties" that make up the present state of... Read more