Louis XIV revokes Edict of Nantes; thousands of French Protestant refugees, flee to Britain, Holland and Brandenburg. The revocation turns the Great Elector into an opponent of France. See the entry on The Edict of Nantes
Editors. "Revocation of the Edict of Nantes". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 January 2010; last revised 30 November -1.
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