- 1688 - 1697 Pfälzi succession war: First only directed against the German emperor, France fights later against an alliance of Great Britain, Sweden, Spain, Savoyen and the Netherlands. France goes out strongly weakenedthe fight out, beginning of the power misalignment toward Great Britain, crucial Wegbereiter for Spanish the succession war.
- 1693 - The realm Court of Appeal moves from Speyer to Wetzlar
- 1697 - prince Eugen von Savoyen strikes Turks with Zenta crucially
- 1699 - the Turkslose in peacetime of Karlowitz Hungary and filter defiency guarantees at Austria. Austria Hungary becomes European great power