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1753 1754 1755 - 1756 - 1757 1758 1759
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1753 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1755 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1757 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... 1758 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... 1759 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... This is a list of decades which have articles with more information about them. ... 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. ... Events and Trends For more events, see 18th century United States Declaration of Independence ratified by the Continental Congress (July 3, 1776). ... Nothing much really happened in the 1780s only that Mary-Anne Tobin was hung in public for wearing a flase beard and voting. ... 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. ... Wikiquote has a collection of quotations related to: Art Resources DEFINE.name Glossary Index ArtLex. ... See also: 1755 in literature, other events of 1756, 1757 in literature, list of years in literature. ... See also: 1755 in music, other events of 1756, 1757 in music, list of years in music. ... The year 1756 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here. ...


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Colonial governors - State leaders 1755 colonial governors - Events of 1756 - 1757 colonial governors - Colonial governors by year See also: List of state leaders in 1756 List of religious leaders in 1756 List of international organization leaders in 1756 Portugal Angola - António Álvares da Cunha, Governor of Angola (1753-1758) Macau - Francisco Antonio Pereira... List of state leaders in 1755 - Events of 1756 - List of state leaders in 1757 - State leaders by year // Africa Ashanti Confederacy - Kusi Obodom, Asantehene (1750-1764) Dahomey - Tegbesu, King of Dahomey (1732-1774) Zulu - Ndaba kaMageba, King of the Zulu (1745-1763) Asia Afghanistan - Ahmad Shah, King of Afghanistan...


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1756 was a leap year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). This is a calendar for any leap year starting on Thursday (dominical letter DC), e. ...

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March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in Leap years). ... St. ... The construction of the Empire State Building, 1930. ... April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... Flag of Minorca Minorca (Menorca both in Catalan and Spanish and increasingly in English usage; from Latin insula minor, later Minorica minor island) is one of the Balearic Islands (Illes Balears Catalan official name, Islas Baleares in Spanish), located in the Mediterranean Sea, and belonging to Spain. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... The Seven Years War, sometimes referred to as the Pomeranian War or the French and Indian War, (1754 and 1756–1763) pitted Great Britain, Prussia, and Hanover against France, Austria, Russia, Sweden, and Saxony. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: England Travel guide to England from Wikitravel English language English law English (people) List of monarchs of England – Kings of England family tree List of English people Angeln (region in northern Germany, presumably the origin of the Angles for whom England is named) UK... 20 May is the 140th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (141st in leap years). ... The naval Battle of Minorca took place on May 20, 1756, at the opening of the Seven Years War in the European theatre, shortly after the Kingdom of Great Britain had declared war on the House of Bourbon, off the Mediterranean island of Minorca between British and French squadrons. ... John Byng (October 29, 1704 – March 14, 1757), was a former Commodore-Governor of Newfoundland and Admiral of the British Royal Navy. ... May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (149th in leap years). ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... August 29 is the 241st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (242nd in leap years), with 124 days remaining. ... Frederick the Great Frederick II of Prussia (Friedrich der Große, Frederick the Great, January 24, 1712 – August 17, 1786) was the Hohenzollern king of Prussia 1740–86. ... With an area of 18,413 km² and a population of 4. ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in Leap years). ... The Battle of Lobositz was a battle fought on October 1, 1756 during the Seven Years War. ... Frederick II of Prussia (January 24, 1712 – August 17, 1786) was a king of Prussia from the Hohenzollern dynasty, reigning from 1740 to 1786. ... In a detail of Brueghels Land of Cockaigne (1567) a soft-boiled egg has little feet to rush to the luxuriating peasant who catches drops of honey on his tongue, while roast pigs roam wild: the 16th century was a good time for European peasants A peasant, from 15th... Binomial name Solanum tuberosum L. The potato (plural form: potatoes) (Solanum tuberosum) is a perennial plant of the Solanaceae, or nightshade, family, grown for its starchy tuber. ...

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The French and Indian War is the American name for the decisive nine-year conflict (1754-1763) in North America between the Kingdom of Great Britain and France, which was one of the theatres of the Seven Years War. ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1763 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ...

Births

January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... W. A. Mozart, 1790, portrait by Johann Georg Edlinger (Face only) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791) is among the most significant and enduringly popular composers of European classical music and is widely regarded as one of historys greatest composers. ... 1791 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Vice President Aaron Burr Alternate meaning: Rev. ... The Vice President of the United States is the second-highest executive official of the United States government, the person who, in the words of Adlai Stevenson, is a heartbeat from the presidency. ... 1836 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... March 3 is the 62nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (63rd in leap years). ... William Godwin William Godwin (3 March 1756 – 7 April 1836) was an English political and miscellaneous writer, considered one of the important precursors of both utilitarian and liberal anarchist thought. ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... Maximilian I Joseph, King of Bavaria. ... 1825 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... John Trumbull, 1756–1843 John Trumbull (June 6, 1756 – November 10, 1843), was a famous American artist from the time of the American Revolutionary War. ... 1843 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... Joseph Martin Kraus (1756-1792) Joseph Martin Kraus (June 20, 1756 -December 15, 1792), was a composer, sometimes referred to as the Swedish Mozart. Kraus was born in Mittelberg am Main in Germany, and started his education in Buchen am Odenwald, later at the Jesuit Gymnasium and Music Seminar at... 1792 was a leap year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... August 1 is the 213th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (214th in leap years), with 152 days remaining. ... For the 17th-c. ... 1827 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... August 29 is the 241st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (242nd in leap years), with 124 days remaining. ... Heinrich Joseph Johannes, Graf von Bellegarde (or sometimes Heinrich von Bellegarde), (August 29, 1756 – 1845), Austrian Generalfeldmarschall and statesman, was born at Dresden, and for a short time served in the Saxon army. ... 1845 was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... September 7 is the 250th day of the year (251st in leap years). ... Willem Bilderdijk (September 7, 1756-December 31, 1831), Dutch poet, the son of an Amsterdam physician. ... 1831 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Pierre Laromiguière (November 3, 1756–August 12, 1837) was a French philosopher. ... 1837 was a common year starting on Sunday (see link for calendar). ... Abdullah bin Sabah (Abdullah I) (1756 - 1814) was the second ruler of Kuwaits royal al-Sabah dynasty, ruling from 1776-1814. ... 1814 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Baron Gustaf Adolf Reuterholm (1756-1813), was a Swedish statesman. ... 1813 is a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ...

Deaths


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History of Nova Scotia, Index of Dates, 1756. (433 words)
In February, 1756, the Marquis de Montcalm was appointed the French commander in chief in America.
May 20th, 1756: The French fleet engages the badly equipped British fleet under Byng which was charged with bringing relief to the English garrison at Minorca.
July 23rd, 1756: Charles Lawrence is officially sworn in as governor and commander in chief of Nova Scotia.
Encyclopedia: 1756 (774 words)
The year 1756 in science and technology included many events, some of which are listed here.
Perhaps the greatest musical genius who ever lived, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born in Salzburg, Austria, Jan. 27, 1756, the son of Leopold Mozart, concertmaster at the archiepiscopal court, and his wife, Anna Maria Pertl.
In 1763, Leopold was made vice-Kapellmeister at the Salzburg court, whose sympathetic archbishop, Sigismund von Schrattenbach, appreciated and encouraged the activities of Leopold and his children.
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