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1746 1747 1748 - 1749 - 1750 1751 1752
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Events January 8 - Bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Stirling April 16 - Battle of Culloden brings an end to the Jacobite Risings October 22 - The College of New Jersey is founded (it becomes Princeton University in 1896) October 28 - An earthquake demolishes Lima and Callao, in Peru Catharine de Ricci (born 1522... // Events January 31 - The first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Dock Hospital April 9 - The Scottish Jacobite Lord Lovat was beheaded by axe on Tower Hill, London, for high treason; he was the last man to be executed in this way in Britain May 14 - First battle of Cape... Events April 24 - A congress assembles at Aix-la-Chapelle with the intent to conclude the struggle known as the War of Austrian Succession - at October 18 - The Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle is signed to end the war Adam Smith begins to deliver public lectures in Edinburgh Building of... Events March 2 - Small earthquake in London April 4 - Small earthquake in Warrington, England August 23 - Small earthquake in Spalding, England September 30 - Small earthquake in Northampton, England November 16 – Westminster Bridge officially opened Jonas Hanway is the first Englishman to use an umbrella James Gray reveals her sex to... Events Adam Smith is appointed professor of logic at the University of Glasgow March 31 - The future King George III of the United Kingdom succeeds his father as Prince of Wales. ... 1752 was a leap year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... Events and Trends World Leaders King Louis XIV of France (1643 - 1715) Philippe II of Orléans, Regent of France (1715 - 1723). ... Events and Trends Manufacture of the earliest surviving pianos. ... Events and Trends The Great Awakening - A Protestant religious movement active in the British colonies of North America Sextant invented (probably around 1730) independently by John Hadley in Great Britain and Thomas Godfrey in the American colonies World leaders Louis XV King of France (king from 1715 to 1774) George... Events and Trends The War of Austrian Succession (1740-1748) rages. ... Events and Trends Scientific navigation is developed The Seven Years War (1756-1763) fought between two rival alliances: the first consisting of the Kingdom of Great Britain, Hanover, and Prussia; the second consisting of Austria, France, Imperial Russia, Saxony, and Sweden. ... Events and Trends King George III ascends the British throne in 1760. ... Insert non- ttt67y ... These pages contain the trends of millennia and centuries. ... (16th century - 17th century - 18th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 17th century was that century which lasted from 1601-1700. ... (17th century - 18th century - 19th century - more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 18th century refers to the century that lasted from 1701 through 1800. ... Alternative meaning: Nineteenth Century (periodical) (18th century — 19th century — 20th century — more centuries) As a means of recording the passage of time, the 19th century was that century which lasted from 1801-1900 in the sense of the Gregorian calendar. ... Resources ArtLex. ... See also: 1730s in architecture, other events of the 1740s, 1750 in architecture and the architecture timeline. ... See also: 1748 in literature, other events of 1749, 1750 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1748 in music, other events of 1749, 1750 in music, list of years in music. ... The year 1749 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here. ...


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Colonial governors - State leaders 1748 colonial governors - Events of 1749 - 1750 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1749 List of religious leaders in 1749 List of international organization leaders in 1749 Portugal Angola - Fonseca Coutinho, Governor of Angola (1748-1749) António de Almeida, Governor of Angola... List of state leaders in 1748 - Events of 1749 - List of state leaders in 1750 - State leaders by year Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Opoku Ware I, Asantehene (1720-1750) Bunyoro - Duhaga, Omukama of Bunyoro (1731-c. ...


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A debtors prison is a prison for people unable to pay a debt to another. ... Professor John Cleland is a consultant researcher from Hull who specialises in cardiology. ... Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure, also known as Fanny Hill is a novel by John Cleland. ... The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which contains Big Ben London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England. ... The Church of England is the officially established Christian church in England and acts as the mother and senior branch of the worldwide Anglican Communion as well as a founding member of the Porvoo Communion. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... George Frideric Handel (German Georg Friedrich Händel), (February 23, 1685 – April 14, 1759) was a German Baroque music composer who lived much of his life in England. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... George II (George Augustus) (10 November 1683–25 October 1760) was King of Great Britain and Ireland, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (Hanover) and Archtreasurer and Prince-Elector of the Holy Roman Empire from 11 June 1727 until his death. ... Ohio Company was the name of 18th century companies organized for the colonization of the Ohio River Valley. ... Carl D. Perkins Bridge in Portsmouth, Ohio with Ohio River and Scioto River tributary on right. ... July 9 is the 190th day of the year (191st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 175 days remaining. ... Please read first: This article is about the Nova Scotia community. ... Fortress Louisbourg (fr. ... September 15 is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years). ... Atmospheric characteristics Atmospheric pressure 0. ... Atmospheric characteristics Surface pressure ≫100 MPa Hydrogen - H2 80% ±3. ... A planet in common parlance is a large object in orbit around a star that is not a star itself. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ...

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January 13 is the 13th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Friedrich Muller (1749-1825), German poet, dramatist and painter, is best known for his slightly sentimental prose idylls on country life. ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Vittorio Alfieri painted by Davids pupil François-Xavier Fabre, in Florence 1793 Count Vittorio Alfieri (January 17, 1749-October 8, 1803), Italian dramatist, was born at Asti in Piedmont. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Right Honourable Charles James Fox (13 January 1749–13 September 1806) was a British Whig politician. ... 1806 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... January 29 is the 29th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... King Christian VII Christian VII (January 29, 1749–March 13, 1808), King of Denmark and Norway, Duke of Schleswig and Holstein. ... 1808 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... Portrait of Mirabeau by Joseph Boze Honoré Gabriel Riqueti, Comte de Mirabeau, (often referred to simply as Mirabeau) (March 9, 1749 - April 2, 1791) was a French writer, popular orator and statesman. ... 1791 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in Leap years). ... Lorenzo Da Ponte (March 10, 1749 - August 17, 1838) was an Italian librettist. ... 1838 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... March 23 is the 82nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (83rd in Leap years). ... Pierre-Simon Laplace Pierre-Simon Laplace (March 23, 1749 – March 5, 1827) was a French mathematician and astronomer, the discoverer of the Laplace transform and Laplaces equation. ... 1827 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... Edward Jenner Sculpture of Edward Jenner on the grounds of the Tokyo National Museum Edward Jenner (May 17, 1749 - January 26, 1823) was an English country doctor practicing in Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England, famous for his work introducing the Smallpox vaccine. ... 1823 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... April 11 is the 101st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (102nd in leap years). ... Self-portrait with two pupils, painted 1785. ... 1803 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Georg Joseph Vogler, also known as Abbé Vogler (June 15, 1749 – May 6, 1814), German composer, organist, teacher and theorist, was born at Pleichach in Würzburg. ... 1814 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe   Johann Wolfgang von Goethe? (pronounced [gø tÉ™, sometimes incorrectly pronunced Goth, Gurter and Gotha]) (August 28, 1749 – March 22, 1832) was a German novelist, dramatist, humanist, scientist, philosopher, and he conducted his civic services as a cabinet minister of Weimar. ... 1832 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 92 days remaining, as the final day of September. ... Joseph Jérôme, Comte Siméon (September 30, 1749 - January 19, 1842), French jurist and politician, was born at Aix. ... November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... Edward Rutledge (November 23, 1749–January 23, 1800), South Carolina statesman, was a signer of the Declaration of Independence and later governor of South Carolina. ... 1800 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Domenico Cimarosa (December 17, 1749 - January 11, 1801), Italian classical composer, was born at Aversa, in the kingdom of Naples. ... 1801 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... Abraham Gottlob Werner Abraham Gottlob Werner (1749 or 1750 - 1817), was born in Wehrau, a city in Prussian Silesia, southeastern Germany. ... 1817 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ...

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On September 11th, 1749, Edward How, having returned from the St John River where he treated with the Indians at that place, was sent up the Basin (Bedford Basin, the body of water leading inland from the ocean, north-west of Halifax), there, to construct Fort Sackville.
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