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The Velthen Company perform in Stockholm.
A repeated failed harvest results in the culmination and continuation of the Great Famine.
- Henrietta Polyxena of Vasaborg, princess (died 1777)
March - Jean de la Vallée, architect (born 1620)
June - Greta Duréel, accomplice in the Great Jewel Fraud of the Swedish National Bank (born year unknown)
1696 in Sweden Wikipedia
Events from the year 1696 in Sweden