Arthur Dobbs (2 April1689-March 28, 1765) was a colonial governor and writer on trade. Dobbs wrote an Essay on the Trade and Improvement of Ireland in two parts (1728 and 1730). He was Governor of North Carolina 1754-1765. April 2 is the 92nd day of the year (93rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 273 days remaining. ... Events Louis XIV of France passed the Code Noir, allowing the full use of slaves in the French colonies. ... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in leap years). ... 1765 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Events Astronomical aberration discovered by the astronomer James Bradley Swedish academy of sciences founded at Uppsala The founding of the University of Havana (Universidad de la Habana), Cubas most well-established university. ... Events Pope Clement XII elected September 17 - Change of emperor of the Ottoman Empire from Ahmed III (1703-1730) to Mahmud I (1730-1754) Anna Ivanova (Anna I of Russia) became czarina Births April 16 - Henry Clinton, British general (d. ... 1754 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... 1765 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ...
D. Clarke, Arthur Dobbs, esquire, 1689–1765 (1957)
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Categories: British politician stubs | North Carolina politician stubs | United Kingdom writer stubs | 1689 births | 1765 deaths
Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Want to know more? Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:
Press Releases |
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m