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1780
This article is about the year 1780. 1780 (MDCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Saturday (dominical letter BA) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap
Jan 3rd 2017



Thomas Claiborne (1780–1856)
Claiborne Thomas Claiborne (May 17, 1780 – January 7, 1856) was an American politician and a United States Representative for the state of Tennessee. Claiborne
Jan 21st 2017



1780 in Great Britain
Events from the year 1780 in Great Britain. Monarch - George III Prime Minister - Frederick North, Lord North, (Tory) 16 January - American Revolutionary
Feb 9th 2017



List of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain, 1780–1800
This is an incomplete list of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain for the years 1780–1800. For Acts passed up until 1707 see List of Acts of the Parliament
Dec 27th 2016



List of shipwrecks in 1780
List (1159). 2 May 1780.  "The Marine List". New Lloyd's List (1159). 2 May 1780.  "The Marine List". New Lloyd's List (1162). 12 May 1780.  "The Marine
Apr 16th 2017



New England's Dark Day
New England's Dark Day refers to an event that occurred on May 19, 1780, when an unusual darkening of the day sky was observed over the New England states
Apr 6th 2017



Pandour (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see Pandour HMS Pandour and HMS Pandora. Pandour was a French a 14-gun gun-brig launched in 1780 as a cutter, which the Royal
Jan 21st 2017



1780 in Ireland
Events from the year 1780 in Ireland. August – passenger boat service begins on Grand Canal between Dublin and Sallins. Sacramental Test abolished. Henry
Apr 24th 2017



Abondance (1780 ship)
Abondance was a French Baleine-class gabare (cargo ship) launched in 1780. The Royal Navy captured her on 11 December 1781 and took her into service as
Mar 8th 2017



1780 in France
Events from the year 1780 in France MonarchLouis XVI 17 AprilBattle of Martinique 6 AugustGeorges Humann, financier and politician (died 1842)
May 12th 2015



1780 in Canada
Events from the year 1780 in Canada. May 19: an unusual darkening of the day sky was observed over the New England states and parts of Canada. This has
May 21st 2014



French brig Duc de Chartres (1780 Saint-Malo)
For other ships with the same name, see French brig Duc de Chartres (1780 Le Havre). The French brig Duc de Chartres was built between 1779 and 1780 at
Jan 28th 2017



HMS Ontario (1780)
Builder: Carleton Island Dockyard Laid down: October, 1779 Launched: 10 May 1780 Fate: 31 October 1780 sank in Lake Ontario during a storm Status: Shipwreck
Mar 5th 2017



HMS Minerva (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see MinervaMinerva HMS Minerva. MinervaMinerva HMS Minerva was a 38-gun fifth-rate Royal Navy frigate. The first of four Minerva-class frigates,
Oct 15th 2016



Solar eclipse of October 27, 1780
A total solar eclipse occurred on October 27, 1780. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring
Mar 7th 2017



1780 Epsom Derby
races, including the famous Kentucky Derby, are named. It took place on 4 May 1780 on Epsom Downs in Surrey, England, and was won by Diomed, owned by Sir
Jul 15th 2016



New York gubernatorial election, 1780
The 1780 New York gubernatorial election was held in April 1780 to elect the Governor of New York and the Lieutenant Governor of New York. George Clinton
Nov 8th 2016



1780s
This section is transcluded from 1780. (edit | history) January 16American Revolutionary WarBattle of Cape St. Vincent: British Admiral Sir George
Dec 19th 2016



Lord Charles Manners (British Army officer, born 1780)
For other people named Charles Manners, see Charles Manners (disambiguation). General Lord Charles Henry Somerset Manners, KCB (24 October 1780 – 25 May
Feb 15th 2017



1780 in literature
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1780. September/October – In the British general election, 1780, Richard Brinsley
May 1st 2016



1780 in the United States
Events from the year 1780 in the United States. January 16American Revolutionary WarBattle of Cape St. Vincent: British Admiral Sir George Rodney
Nov 10th 2016



May Berenbaum
May Roberta Berenbaum (born 1953) is an American entomologist whose research focuses on the chemical interactions between herbivorous insects and their
Jun 28th 2016



Henry Fownes Luttrell (died 1780)
For other people named Henry Luttrell, see Henry Luttrell (disambiguation). Henry Fownes Luttrell (ne Henry Fownes; c. 1722 – 30 October 1780), of
Dec 3rd 2016



An Act for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery
An Act for the Gradual Abolition of Slavery, passed by the Pennsylvania legislature on 1 March 1780, was one of the first attempts by a government in the
Nov 14th 2016



David Dickson the Younger
Rev David Dickson DD (1780–1842) was a Scottish presbyterian minister and writer. He was born in 1780 at Libberton, Lanarkshire, the parish where his
May 22nd 2016



1780 in architecture
The year 1780 in architecture involved some significant events. April 17 - Grand Theatre de Bordeaux in France, designed by Victor Louis is inaugurated
Nov 4th 2016



1780 English cricket season
In the 1780 English cricket season, Duke & Son of Penshurst made the first-ever six-seam cricket ball. The following matches are classified as important:
Apr 14th 2017



San Juan Expedition (1780)
The San Juan Expedition took place between March and November 1780 during the American War of Independence when a British force under the command of John
Sep 1st 2016



1780 in Scotland
Events from the year 1780 in Scotland. Further information: Politics of Scotland and Order of precedence in Scotland Monarch – George III Lord Advocate
Mar 14th 2017



HMS Monsieur (1780)
Monsieur HMS Monsieur was the former 40-gun French privateer Monsieur, built at Le Havre between July 1778 and 1779, then armed at Granville. The Royal Navy captured
Jan 16th 2017



William Bell (clergyman)
Bell William Bell (May 28, 1780 – August 16, 1857) was a Presbyterian minister, born in Scotland and an immigrant to Upper Canada. Bell and his family settled
Oct 19th 2016



1780 in music
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart composes his opera Idomeneo at Munich. The Danish national anthem, "Kong Kristian...", is first sung. Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach's
Jan 31st 2017



HMS Repulse (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see HMS Repulse. HMS Repulse was a 64-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 28 November 1780
Jan 14th 2017



USS Ranger (1777)
station in the Cooper River, and was captured when the city fell on 11 May 1780. Ranger was taken into the British Royal Navy and commissioned under the
Jan 29th 2016



1780 in Wales
This article is about the particular significance of the year 1780 to Wales and its people. Prince of Wales - George (later George IV) Princess of Wales
Oct 20th 2016



HMS Sultana (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see HMS Sultana. HMS Sultana was the mercantile Sprightly, which the Royal Navy purchased in June 1780. She served
Mar 2nd 2017



Osterley (1780 EIC ship)
For other ships with the same name, see Osterley (East Indiaman). Osterley was a three-decker East Indiaman, launched in 1780, that made seven trips for
Mar 14th 2017



HMS Daedalus (1780)
1778 Builder: John Fisher, Liverpool Laid down: July 1778 Launched: 20 May 1780 Completed: 1780 Fate: Broken up in July 1811 General characteristics Class
Mar 24th 2017



HMS Leander (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see HMS Leander. HMS Leander was a Portland-class 50-gun fourth rate of the Royal Navy, launched at Chatham on 1 July
Feb 16th 2017



Fortitude (1780 EIC ship)
For other ships with the same name, see Pitt (East Indiaman). Fortitude was a merchant vessel built in 1780 on the River Thames. A French frigate captured
Apr 27th 2017



Isle of May
The Isle of May is located in the north of the outer Firth of Forth, approximately 8 km (5.0 mi) off the coast of mainland Scotland. It is 1.8 kilometres
Apr 11th 2017



Joseph Ellicott (miller)
For other people named Ellicott Joseph Ellicott, see Ellicott (disambiguation). Ellicott Joseph Ellicott (1732–1780) was one of three Quaker brothers from Bucks County,
Jun 20th 2016



French ship Bordelois
drydock in June 1779, to be launched in January 1780 and commissioned in May 1780. On 1 July 1780 Artois was captured by HMS Romney, and brought into British
Jan 16th 2017



Lord Arthur John Henry Somerset
For other people named Arthur Somerset, see Arthur Somerset (disambiguation). Lord Arthur John Henry Somerset (12 February 1780 – 18 April 1816), English
Feb 15th 2017



1780 Black Camp Rebellion
insurrection seemed to be the British capture of Charlestown, South Carolina, in May 1780. Around July 15, a number of men from Broadkill Hundred came together
Mar 24th 2017



HMS Adamant (1780)
For other ships with the same name, see HMS Adamant. HMS Adamant was a 50-gun Portland-class fourth rate warship of the British Royal Navy. She served
Oct 14th 2016



May 29
May 29 is the 149th day of the year (150th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 216 days remaining until the end of the year. This date
Apr 21st 2017



Sunday Observance Act 1780
Act-1780">The Sunday Observance Act 1780 (21 Geo 3 c 49) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain. Originally eight sections long, only sections 1 to 3 were
Jun 9th 2016



May 13
May 13 is the 133rd day of the year (134th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 232 days remaining until the end of the year. This date
Apr 27th 2017



Action of 9 August 1780
The Action of 9 August 1780 was a naval engagement of the American War of Independence, in which a Spanish fleet, led by Admiral Luis de Cordova y Cordova
Apr 22nd 2017





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