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Encyclopedia > Paul Daniel Longolius

Paul Daniel Longolius (November 1, 1704 - February 24, 1779) was the main editor of volumes 3 through 18 of Johann Heinrich Zedler's Grosses vollst√§ndiges Universal-Lexicon (an early encyclopedia) from 1733 to 1739. His successor was Carl G√ľnther Ludovici. November 1 is the 305th day of the year (306th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 60 days remaining. ... Events Building of the Students Monument in Aiud, Romania. ... February 24 is the 55th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... 1779 was a common year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ... Johann Heinrich Zedler (January 7, 1706 - March 21, 1751) was the publisher of a German encyclopedia, the Grosses Universal-Lexicon, in the 18th century. ... The Grosses vollständiges Universal-Lexicon aller Wissenschafften und Künste (Great Complete Encyclopaedia of all Sciences and Arts) is a 68-volume German encyclopaedia published by Johann Heinrich Zedler between 1732 and 1754. ... 1913 advertisement for Encyclopædia Britannica. ... Events February 12 - British colonist James Oglethorpe founds Savannah, Georgia. ... Events March 20 - Nadir Shah occupies Delhi in India and sacks the city stealing the jewels of the Peacock Throne, including the Koh-i-Noor September 9 - Stono Rebellion erupts near Charleston September 18 - Treaty of Belgrade signed October 3 - Treaty of Nissa signed October 23 - Great Britain declares war...

He was born in Dresden and died in Hof. Brühls Terrace Brühlsche Terrasse and the Frauenkirche   Dresden? IPA: is the capital city of the German federal state of Saxony, is situated in a valley on the river Elbe. ... Hof is the name of the following places: a city in Bavaria, Germany: see Hof, Germany a district in Bavaria, Germany: see Hof (district) a municipality in Vestfold, Norway : see Hof, Norway a former municipality in Hedmark, Norway. ...

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