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La Scala (2,203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

an opera house in Milan, Italy. The theatre was inaugurated on 3 August 1778 and was originally known as the Nuovo Regio Ducale Teatro alla Scala (New
Anglo-French War (1778–1783) (6,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Anglo-French War, also known as the War of 1778 or the Bourbon War in Britain, was a military conflict fought between France and Great Britain, sometimes
Montreal Gazette (1,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
anglophone community in the Eastern Townships southeast of Montreal. Founded in 1778 by Fleury Mesplet, The Gazette is Quebec's oldest daily newspaper and Canada's
American Revolutionary War (32,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
retaliated with harassing attacks at Trenton and Princeton. Howe's 1777–1778 Philadelphia campaign captured that city, but the British were defeated at
Valley Forge (5,748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
They remained there for six months, from December 19, 1777 to June 19, 1778. At Valley Forge, the Continentals struggled to manage a disastrous supply
Battle of Monmouth (12,703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monmouth Court House (modern-day Freehold Township, New Jersey) on June 28, 1778, during the American Revolutionary War. It pitted the Continental Army, commanded
Solar eclipse of June 24, 1778 (395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A total solar eclipse occurred on June 24, 1778. A solar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes between Earth and the Sun, thereby totally or partly obscuring
List of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain, 1760–1779 (8,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Act 1778 c. 61 Crown Lands-Greenwich Hospital. Act 1778 c. 29 Customs Act 1778 c. 24 Customs Act 1778 c. 25 Customs Act 1778 c. 27 Customs Act 1778 c.
Treaty of Alliance (1778) (2,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
at the hôtel de Coislin (4, place de la Concorde) in Paris on February 6, 1778. The Franco-American alliance would technically remain in effect until the
Spain and the American Revolutionary War (3,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
El Pardo, signed 11 March 1778, Spain won Spanish Guinea (Equatorial Guinea), which was administered from Buenos Aires in 1778–1810. With these treaties
Franco-American alliance (2,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alliance was the 1778 alliance between the Kingdom of France and the United States during the American Revolutionary War. Formalized in the 1778 Treaty of Alliance
1778 English cricket season (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1778 English cricket season was the seventh in which matches have been awarded retrospective first-class cricket status. The scorecards of five first-class
Spanish Guinea (1,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a set of insular and continental territories controlled by Spain since 1778 in the Gulf of Guinea and on the Bight of Bonny, in Central Africa. It gained
Culper Ring (4,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary War spy ring, organized by Major Benjamin Tallmadge, set up in 1778 during the British occupation of New York City. The name "Culper" was suggested
Battle of Ushant (1778) (1,693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Ushant (also called the First Battle of Ushant) took place on 27 July 1778, and was fought during the American Revolutionary War between French and
Phillips Academy (6,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Schools Admissions Organization, as well as the G30 Schools Group. Founded in 1778, Andover is one of the oldest incorporated secondary schools in the United
First Anglo-Maratha War (1,420 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The First Anglo-Maratha War (1775–1782) was the first of three Anglo-Maratha Wars wars fought between the British East India Company and Maratha Empire
Philadelphia campaign (2,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Philadelphia campaign (1777–1778) was a British initiative in the American Revolutionary War to gain control of Philadelphia, which was then the seat
Coenraad Jacob Temminck (925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
31 March 1778 – 30 January 1858) was a Dutch aristocrat, zoologist, and museum director. Coenraad Jacob Temminck was born on 31 March 1778 in Amsterdam
List of American Revolutionary War battles (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1781) Northern theater of the American Revolutionary War after Saratoga (1778–1781) Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783) Western
Debenhams (3,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Denmark, with franchise stores in other countries. The company was founded in 1778, as a single store in London and has now grown to 178 locations across those
Principality of Reuss-Greiz (350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
zu Greiz, Untergreiz und Obergreiz) were elevated to princely status in 1778 and thereafter bore the title of Prince Reuss, Elder Line, or Prince Reuss
Bennington County, Vermont (2,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was created in 1778. Bennington is the oldest county in Vermont still in existence, created by the first general assembly on March 17, 1778. Vermont was
List of U.S. states by date of admission to the Union (2,042 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 5, 1778 3 New York February 6, 1778 4 Rhode Island February 9, 1778 5 Connecticut February 12, 1778 6 Georgia February 26, 1778 7 New Hampshire
Kherson (1,252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1774, the region belonged to the Crimean Khanate. Kherson was founded in 1778 by Grigori Aleksandrovich Potemkin, on the orders of Catherine the Great
James Hargreaves (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Hargreaves (c. 1720 – 22 April 1778) was an English weaver, carpenter and inventor who lived and worked in Lancashire, England. He was one of three
Battle of St. Lucia (879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the West Indies during the American Revolutionary War on 15 December 1778, between the British Royal Navy and the French Navy. The French had entered
Rockingham County, Virginia (1,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in modern times).[citation needed] Rockingham County was established in 1778 from Augusta County. Harrisonburg was named as the county seat and incorporated
West Point, New York (1,365 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the American Revolution. Until January 1778, West Point was not occupied by the military. On January 27, 1778, Brigadier General Samuel Holden Parsons
Penal Laws (4,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Church of Ireland. The majority of the penal laws were removed in the period 1778–1793 with the last of them of any significance being removed in 1829. Notwithstanding
Richard Dean (curate) (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richard Dean (1727 – 8 February 1778) was an Anglican minister and early animal rights writer. Dean was born in Kirkby Malham, Yorkshire. In addition to
Armand's Legion (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Armand's Legion was formed on June 25, 1778 at Boston, Massachusetts under the command of Colonel Charles Armand Tuffin of France, for service with the
List of fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1778 (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1778. John Alstroemer (1742–1786) Wade Toby Caulfeild (1732–1800) Thomas Cave (1737–1780), naturalist
72nd Regiment, Duke of Albany's Own Highlanders (1,546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Highlanders was a British Army Highland Infantry Regiment of the Line, raised in 1778. Under the Childers Reforms it amalgamated with the 78th (Highlanders) Regiment
Battle of Rhode Island (3,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Battle of Quaker Hill and the Battle of Newport) took place on August 29, 1778. Continental Army and militia forces under the command of General John Sullivan
John Varnum (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Varnum (June 25, 1778 – July 23, 1836) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts. He was born in Dracut on June 25, 1778. He graduated from
Samuel Hall Lord (923 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Hall Lord, also called "Sam Lord" (1778 – 5 November 1844) was one of the most famous buccaneers on the island of Barbados. Sam Lord as he was usually
Treaty of Amity and Commerce (United States–France) (1,384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
two treaties between the United States and France, signed on February 6, 1778, at the Hôtel de Coislin [fr] in Paris. Its sister treaty, the Treaty of
Baron Mostyn (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the County of Flint, was created in the Baronetage of Great Britain in 1778 for Edward Lloyd, with remainder to his nephews. He was succeeded according
Greenbrier County, West Virginia (2,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
population was 35,480. Its county seat is Lewisburg. The county was formed in 1778 from Botetourt and Montgomery counties in Virginia. Prior to the arrival
Baron Mostyn (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the County of Flint, was created in the Baronetage of Great Britain in 1778 for Edward Lloyd, with remainder to his nephews. He was succeeded according
Louis Bonaparte (1,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis Napoléon Bonaparte (born Luigi Buonaparte; 2 September 1778 – 25 July 1846) was a younger brother of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French. He was a
Timothy Fuller (361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Timothy Fuller (July 11, 1778 – October 1, 1835) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Fuller was born in Chilmark, Massachusetts. His father,
Pulaski's Legion (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pulaski's Legion was a cavalry and infantry regiment raised on March 28, 1778 at Baltimore, Maryland under the command of Polish-born General Casimir Pulaski
List of compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (7,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1778) Violin Sonata No. 18 in G major, K. 301 (1778) Violin Sonata No. 19 in E♭ major, K. 302 (1778) Violin Sonata No. 20 in C major, K. 303 (1778) Violin
Gopikabai (1,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gopikabai (December 20, 1724 in Supa, near Pune, India – August 11, 1778 in Nashik) was the daughter of Bhikaji Naik Raste of Wai, near Pune. Gopikabai
Portuguese-speaking African countries (779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Guinea. The six countries are former colonies of the Portuguese Empire. From 1778 until independence, Equatorial Guinea was also a colony of the Spanish Empire
Messier 54 (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the constellation Sagittarius. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1778 and subsequently included in his catalog of comet-like objects. M54 is easily
Battle of Wyoming (2,696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
raiders which took place in the Wyoming Valley of Pennsylvania on July 3, 1778, in Exeter and Wyoming, Pennsylvania. More than 300 Patriots were killed
Augustin Pyramus de Candolle (3,171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
de Candolle (UK: /kænˈdɒl/, US: /kɒ̃ˈdɔːl/, French: [kɑ̃dɔl]; 4 February 1778 – 9 September 1841) was a Swiss botanist. René Louiche Desfontaines launched
Carlisle Peace Commission (1,425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a group of British peace commissioners who were sent to North America in 1778 to negotiate terms with the rebellious Continental Congress government during
Anna Maria Mozart (944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anna Maria Walburga Mozart (née Pertl; December 25, 1720 – July 3, 1778) was the mother of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791) and Maria Anna Mozart (1751–1829)
List of English cricketers (1772–1786) (913 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Boltwood 1778 Recorded in one match for an England XI against Chertsey. Other than his surname, no biographical information is known. Henry Bonham 1778 Played
Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac (1,150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
/ɡeɪˈluːsæk/, US: /ˌɡeɪləˈsæk/, French: [ʒɔzɛf lwi ɡɛlysak]; 6 December 1778  – 9 May 1850) was a French chemist and physicist. He is known mostly for
83rd Regiment of Foot (Royal Glasgow Volunteers) (962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
American Revolutionary War. It was created in 1778 and disbanded in 1783, shortly after the war ended. In 1778, during the American Revolutionary War, Mr
Battle of Barren Hill (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barren Hill was a minor engagement during the American Revolution. On May 20, 1778, a British force attempted to encircle a smaller Continental force under
Köchel catalogue (1,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 1778 21–22 Mannheim 301 293a Violin Sonata No. 18 in G February 1778 22 Mannheim 302 293b Violin Sonata No. 19 in E-flat February 1778 22 Mannheim
Hill, New Hampshire (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Country United States State New Hampshire County Merrimack Incorporated 1778 Villages Hill Hill Center Murray Hill Government  • Board of Selectmen Robert
Golden palm civet (762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was described by Peter Simon Pallas in 1778. Viverra zeylonensis was the scientific name proposed by Pallas in 1778 for a palm civet specimen from Sri Lanka
Amos Lane (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amos Lane (March 1, 1778 – September 2, 1849) was a U.S. Representative from Indiana, father of James Henry Lane. Born near Aurora, New York, Lane attended
Washington Shirley, 5th Earl Ferrers (406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral Washington Shirley, 5th Earl Ferrers, FRS (26 May 1722 – 1 October 1778) was a British Royal Navy officer, peer, freemason and amateur astronomer
John Charles Herries (444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Charles Herries PC (November 1778 – 24 April 1855), known as J. C. Herries, was a British politician and financier and a frequent member of Tory and
Articles of Confederation (8,363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the signing process by examining their copy of the Articles on June 27, 1778. They ordered a final copy prepared (the one in the National Archives), and
75th Regiment of Foot (Prince of Wales's Regiment) (108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
infantry regiment of the British Army from 1778 to 1783. The regiment was raised in Wales in January 1778 and named after the future King George IV. Apart
80th Regiment of Foot (Royal Edinburgh Volunteers) (123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
regiment in the British Army from 1778 to 1783. It was formed in Edinburgh, Scotland by letter of service in 1778 for service in North America and sailed
The Plain (West Point) (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the longest continually occupied U.S. Army garrison in America since 1778. In its early years, the entire academy was located on the Plain and it was
Scranton, Pennsylvania (9,431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Lackawanna" (or lac-a-wa-na, meaning "stream that forks"), is derived. In 1778, Isaac Tripp, the area's first known white settler, built his home here;
Thomas Arne (1,423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Augustine Arne (/ɑːrn/; 12 March 1710 – 5 March 1778) was an English composer. He is best known for his patriotic song "Rule, Britannia!" and the
Universalist Church of America (1,824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
punishment after death for the wicked. The first General Society was held in 1778. Annual conventions started in 1785 with the New England Convention. In 1804
1st New York State Legislature (964 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the New York State Assembly, met from September 9, 1777, to June 30, 1778, during the first year of George Clinton's governorship, first at Kingston
Hugh Hornby Birley (442 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hugh Hornby Birley (10 March 1778 – 31 July 1845) was a leading Manchester millowner and Tory who is reputed to have led the fatal charge of the Manchester
List of United States militia units in the American Revolutionary War (4,423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Johnson's Regiment of Militia, 1778 Latimer's Regiment of Militia, 1777–78 Lewis' Regiment, 1776 Mason's Regiment of Militia, 1778 McClellan's Regiment, 1777–82
Joseph Richardson (American politician) (215 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Joseph Richardson (February 1, 1778 – September 25, 1871) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Billerica, Massachusetts, Richardson attended
Symphony No. 65 (Haydn) (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
major, Hoboken I/65, is a symphony by Joseph Haydn which was composed by 1778. The symphony is scored for two oboes, two horns and strings. There are four
Louisville, Kentucky (12,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
border. Named after King Louis XVI of France, Louisville was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark, making it one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachians
Rembrandt Peale (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rembrandt Peale (February 22, 1778 – October 3, 1860) was an American artist and museum keeper. A prolific portrait painter, he was especially acclaimed
Brizio Giustiniani (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brizio Giustiniani (Genoa, 1713 – Genoa, 1778) was the 174th Doge of the Republic of Genoa. Giustiniani rose to power on 31 January 1775, the one hundred
Shinnston, West Virginia (2,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harrison County, West Virginia, United States, along the West Fork River. In 1778 Levi Shinn constructed his log home along what is now Route 19; today it
Johann Nepomuk Hummel (2,135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Johann Nepomuk Hummel (14 November 1778 – 17 October 1837) was an Austrian composer and virtuoso pianist. His music reflects the transition from the classical
Cherry Valley massacre (2,547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fort and the village of Cherry Valley in central New York on November 11, 1778, during the American Revolutionary War. It has been described as one of the
Philip Livingston (1,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philip Livingston (January 15, 1716 – June 12, 1778) was an American merchant and statesman from New York City. He represented New York at the October
William Hamilton Drummond (1,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Hamilton Drummond, D.D. (August 1778 – 16 October 1865) was an Irish poet, animal rights writer and controversialist. Drummond, eldest son of William
Kittur (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historical importance because of the armed rebellion of Kittur Chennamma (1778–1829), Rani of the State of Kittur against the British East India Company
Clemens Brentano (1,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clemens Maria Brentano /brɛnˈtɑːnoʊ/; German: [bʁɛnˈtaːno]; 9 September 1778 – 28 July 1842) was a German poet and novelist, and a major figure of German
Governor of South Carolina (1,973 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The governor of the State of South Carolina is the chief executive of South Carolina serving as its head of state and head of the executive of the government
Wilkes County, North Carolina (4,995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Statistical Area. The county was formed on April 20, 1778 by an act of the North Carolina General Assembly of 1778 from parts of Surry County and Washington District
Étienne-Gabriel Morelly (517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Étienne-Gabriel Morelly (French: [mɔʁɛli]; 1717, Vitry-le-François – 1778) was a French utopian thinker and novelist. An otherwise "obscure tax official"
Teylers Museum (1,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural history, and science museum in Haarlem, Netherlands. Established in 1778, Teylers Museum was founded as a centre for contemporary art and science
Ugo Foscolo (2,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ugo Foscolo (Italian: [ˈuːɡo ˈfoskolo]; 6 February 1778 in Zakynthos – 10 September 1827 in Turnham Green), born Niccolò Foscolo, was an Italian writer
2nd New York State Legislature (832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
York State Senate and the New York State Assembly, met from October 13, 1778, to March 17, 1779, during the second year of George Clinton's governorship
Charles Douglas, 3rd Duke of Queensberry (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Duke of Queensberry, 2nd Duke of Dover, PC (24 November 1698 – 22 October 1778) was a Scottish nobleman, extensive landowner, Privy Counsellor and Vice
Illinois campaign (5,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Illinois campaign, also known as Clark's Northwestern campaign (1778-1779), was a series of events during the American Revolutionary War in which a
Claus Harms (426 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Claus Harms (May 25, 1778, in Fahrstedt – February 1, 1855, in Kiel) was a German clergyman and theologian. Harms was born at Fahrstedt in Schleswig, and
Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War (5,559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
military operations in the second half of the American Revolutionary War, 1778–1781. It encompassed engagements primarily in Virginia, Georgia and South
Voltaire (16,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
François-Marie Arouet (French: [fʁɑ̃swa maʁi aʁwɛ]; 21 November 1694 – 30 May 1778), known by his nom de plume Voltaire (/vɒlˈtɛər, voʊl-/; also US: /vɔːl-/
Carl Ludwig Koch (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Ludwig Koch (21 September 1778 – 23 August 1857) was a German entomologist and arachnologist. He was responsible for classifying a great number of
Quasi-War (2,676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atlantic coast. The war originated in disputes over the application of the 1778 treaties of Alliance and Commerce between the two countries. France, then
Secretary of State of New York (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
county. The office of the secretary of state of New York was established in 1778, and is one of the oldest government agencies of the state of New York. Until
War of the Bavarian Succession (9,291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War of the Bavarian Succession (German: Bayerischer Erbfolgekrieg; 3 July 1778 – 21 May 1779) was a dispute between the Austrian Habsburg Monarchy and an
List of sovereign states in the 1770s (701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Adal – Adal Sultanate Algiers – Sultanate of Algiers  Alipura – Alipura  Andorra – Principality of Andorra Anhalt – Principality of Anhalt  Annam – Empire
Secretary of State of Vermont (433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the state was Charles W. Porter. Vermont's secretaries of state since 1778 include: List of company registers Bradley, Pat (November 7, 2018). "Statewide
Carleton's Raid (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was launched in the fall 1778 from the Province of Quebec against targets in upstate Province of New York.. On October 24, 1778, with snow already on the
John Harvey (British Army officer) (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lieutenant-General Sir John Harvey, KCB KCH (23 April 1778 – 22 March 1852) was a British Army officer and a lieutenant governor. He was commissioned into
Young Eclipse (1,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Young Eclipse (1778 – c. 1803) was a Thoroughbred racehorse that won the 1781 Epsom Derby. He raced until he was six years old, winning seven races and
List of ambassadors of the United States to France (658 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States and the French Court of Versailles were established in 1778 with the signing of the Treaty of Amity and Commerce. As a republic, the
Gregory Blaxland (1,321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gregory Blaxland (17 June 1778 – 1 January 1853) was an English pioneer farmer and explorer in Australia, noted especially for initiating and co-leading
Capture of Savannah (2,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brewton Hill, was an American Revolutionary War battle fought on December 29, 1778 pitting local American Patriot militia and Continental Army units, holding
Battle of Crooked Billet (1,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philadelphia campaign of the American Revolutionary War fought on May 1, 1778 near the Crooked Billet Tavern (present-day Hatboro, Pennsylvania). In the
John Barnardiston (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Barnardiston (1719–1778) was the principal librarian (protobibliothecarius) of the University of Cambridge from 1769 to 1778, and the Master of Corpus
La Scala Theatre Ballet (393 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the theatre, but was officially founded at the inauguration of La Scala in 1778. Many leading dancers have performed with the company, including Mara Galeazzi
James Tallmadge Jr. (662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Tallmadge Jr. (January 28, 1778 – September 29, 1853) was a United States lawyer, and politician who served as a United States Representative from
Hudson River Chain (1,704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chain was two chain booms and two chevaux de frise constructed from 1776 to 1778 during the American Revolutionary War across the Hudson River as defenses
Siege of Charleston (1,665 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northern strategy in late 1777 and their withdrawal from Philadelphia in 1778, shifted their focus to the American Southern Colonies. After approximately
Bernardo O'Higgins (3,958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Higgins Riquelme (Spanish pronunciation: [beɾˈnaɾðo oˈ(x)iɣins] (listen); 1778–1842) was a Chilean independence leader who freed Chile from Spanish rule
Invasion of Dominica (1778) (1,652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Invasion of Dominica (7 September 1778) was a successful French invasion of the island of Dominica in the British West Indies, during the American
HMS Endeavour (8,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was finally scuttled in a blockade of Narragansett Bay, Rhode Island in 1778. The wreck has not been precisely located but is thought to be one of a cluster
Benjamin Ames (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Ames (October 30, 1778 – September 28, 1835) was the third Governor of the U.S. state of Maine, who served from December 5, 1821 to January 2
82nd Regiment of Foot (1777) (98 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The 82nd Regiment of Foot was a British army regiment raised for service in the American Revolutionary War. The regiment was raised in Lanarkshire, Scotland
Maihar State (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
produce of which provided a small export trade. The state was founded in 1778. From 1788 to 1790 Maihar State was occupied by Banda. The state became a
Nathanael Greene (5,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
before being appointed quartermaster general of the Continental Army in 1778. In October 1780, General Washington appointed Greene as the commander of
Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alvise Giovanni Mocenigo (1701–1778) was doge of Venice from 1763 until his death. He restricted the privileges of the clergy and, in consequence, came
Mount Hope Bay raids (2,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War against communities on the shores of Mount Hope Bay on May 25 and 31, 1778. The towns of Bristol and Warren, Rhode Island were significantly damaged
Meletis Vasileiou (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Meletis Vasileiou (Greek: Μελέτης Βασιλείου, 1778–1826) from Chasia in Attica was a leader of the Greek War of Independence who contributed a lot to the
James Kirke Paulding (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Kirke Paulding (August 22, 1778 – April 6, 1860) was an American writer and, for a time, the United States Secretary of the Navy. Paulding 's early
HMS Jupiter (1778) (944 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Eclipse under Nathaniel Fanning. Built in Rotherhithe, Jupiter was launched in 1778. Her trial copper sheathed hull featured the new technical breakthrough of
Tibasosa (378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Quesada en route to the Sun Temple entered the Iraca Valley. On December 19, 1778 the Viceroy Manuel Antonio Flórez issued a decree founding the town of Tibasosa
79th Regiment of Foot (Royal Liverpool Volunteers) (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
with the town's corporation contributing £2000. On the 79th's creation in 1778, Major Pole assumed command as its lieutenant-colonel. The regiment arrived
Naval battles of the American Revolutionary War (8,046 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Navy and the Continental Navy from 1775, and of the French Navy from 1778 onwards. While the British enjoyed more numerical victories these battles
List of sailing frigates of the United States Navy (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Confederacy Alliance-class 36 1778–1781 captured by the British Congress (II) 28 1776–1777 never completed Deane 24 1778–1783 build in France,Nantes Delaware
Ruthenian Catholic Archeparchy of Smolensk (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Catholic diocese) of the Ruthenian Uniate Church (using a Byzantine Rite) (1625-1778) in part of Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth facing annexation by the Czarist
Attack on German Flatts (1778) (1,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Attack on German Flatts (September 17, 1778) was a raid on the frontier settlement of German Flatts, New York (which then also encompassed what is
Giovanni Battista Piranesi (2,264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
piraˈneːzi; -eːsi]; also known as simply Piranesi; 4 October 1720 – 9 November 1778) was an Italian artist famous for his etchings of Rome and of fictitious
Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1,563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
romanized: Faddéj Faddéevič Bellinsgáuzen; 20 September [O.S. 9 September] 1778 – 25 January [O.S. 13 January] 1852), a Russian naval officer, cartographer
List of Washington's Headquarters during the Revolutionary War (3,466 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Norriton Township, 2000). General Orders, 20 June 1778 from the National Archives. General Orders, 21 June 1778 from the National Archives. There is a dispute
1775–1782 North American smallpox epidemic (2,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
likewise contracted smallpox and died. In the South, it reached Texas, and from 1778–1779, New Orleans was especially hard hit due to its densely populated urban
Thomas Lincoln (4,252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Lincoln (January 6, 1778 – January 17, 1851) was an American farmer, carpenter, and father of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln
Molly Pitcher (1,036 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have been Mary Ludwig Hays, who fought in the Battle of Monmouth in June 1778. Another possibility is Margaret Corbin, who helped defend Fort Washington
Samuel Hoar (2,716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Hoar (May 18, 1778 – November 2, 1856) was a United States lawyer and politician. A member of a prominent political family in Massachusetts, he
Impresario (646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and five of Donizetti's, including Lucia di Lammermoor. Domenico Barbaia (1778–1841) began as a café waiter and made a fortune at La Scala, in Milan, where
Corumbá (666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
municipality within it: Ladário. Founded as a military outpost and colony in 1778 by the Spanish. It became strategically important with the opening of the
List of colonial governors and administrators of Dominica (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time as a colony of the Kingdom of Great Britain (1761–1778; 1784–1800), the Kingdom of France (1778–1784), and the United Kingdom (1800–1978). 1761–1763:
Lahetaguse (155 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
World-famous Russian navigator and explorer Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1778–1852), the discoverer of Antarctica, was born in Lahetaguse Manor. The manor
France in the American Revolutionary War (4,098 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army when it established in June 1775. A Treaty of Alliance followed in 1778, which led to French shipments of money and matériel to the United States
Capital punishment in California (4,416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ordered by Governor Gavin Newsom. The state carried out 709 executions from 1778 to the 1972 California Supreme Court decision in People v. Anderson that
R665 road (Ireland) (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the historic route from Dublin to Cork and was mapped as such as late as 1778. A turnpike road, it was also a key part of the route linking Mallow with
Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry (1,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry (24 January 1778 – 14 February 1820) was the third child and younger son of the Count of Artois (the future King Charles
Robert Emmet (2,767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Emmet (4 March 1778 – 20 September 1803) was an Irish Republican, and Irish nationalist patriot, orator and rebel leader. After leading an abortive
Dprabak (86 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
small village in the Gegharkunik Province of Armenia. It was founded in 1778 by emigrants from Kazakh and Karabakh. Gegharkunik Province Kiesling, Brady;
Esma Sultan (daughter of Abdul Hamid I) (1,407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Esma Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: اسما سلطان‎; 16 July 1778 – 4 June 1848), also called Küçuk Esma Sultan, "Esma Sultan "The Younger" was an Ottoman princess
Sophie Blanchard (3,489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sophie Blanchard (25 March 1778 – 6 July 1819), commonly referred to as Madame Blanchard and is also known by many combinations of her maiden and married
Battle of Cobleskill (1,327 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary War raid on the frontier settlement of Cobleskill, New York on May 30, 1778. The battle, having taken place in the modern-day hamlet of Warnerville,
Raid on Unadilla and Onaquaga (1,027 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Unadilla and Onaquaga in what is now upstate New York. In early October 1778, more than 250 men under the command of Lieutenant Colonel William Butler
Imperial County of Reuss (1,031 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1616, the Older and Younger lines were divided again several times until in 1778 Count Henry XI united the possessions of Upper and Lower Greiz to the Principality
Battle of Quinton's Bridge (1,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a minor battle of the American Revolutionary War fought on March 18, 1778, during the British occupation of Philadelphia. New Jersey militia companies
Charles De Geer (778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pronounced "de yer"); Finspång in Risinge 30 January 1720 – Stockholm 7 March 1778) was a Swedish industrialist and entomologist. De Geer, who came from a family
Gallery of Modern Art, Glasgow (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
building in Royal Exchange Square in the heart of Glasgow city centre. Built in 1778 as the townhouse of William Cunninghame of Lainshaw, a wealthy Glasgow Tobacco
Independent Ledger and the American Advertiser (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Independent Ledger and the American Advertiser (June 15, 1778 – October 16, 1786) was a weekly newspaper published in Boston, Massachusetts, by Draper
Conway Cabal (1,813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cabal was a group of senior Continental Army officers in late 1777 and early 1778 who aimed to have George Washington replaced as commander-in-chief of the
Augustinos Kapodistrias (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ioannis Maria Kapodistrias (Greek: Αυγουστίνος Ιωάννης Μαρία Καποδίστριας, 1778–1857) was a Greek soldier and politician. He was born in Corfu. and studied
Nationella dräkten (599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historic Swedish costume, designed by King Gustav III and introduced in 1778. It was designed for the nobility and the middle class with the intention
Guldberg's hymnal (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bishop Ludvig Harboe and Ove Høegh-Guldberg and was authorized for use in 1778. On behalf of King Christian VII of Denmark, Denmark's de facto prime minister
Bourbon (horse) (734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
near Catterick, Yorkshire at the same stud as Matchem until his death in 1778. Le Sang was not a widely utilized stallion but he did produce several good
Fernando Sor (2,946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fernando Sor (bapt. 14 Feb. 1778, died 10 July 1839) was a Spanish guitarist and composer. Best known for writing solo guitar music, he also composed an
Carl Linnaeus (12,515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Linnaeus (/lɪˈniːəs, lɪˈneɪəs/; 23 May 1707 – 10 January 1778), also known after his ennoblement as Carl von Linné (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈkɑːɭ
Common vole (764 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Microtus Subgenus: Microtus Species: M. arvalis Binomial name Microtus arvalis (Pallas, 1778) Common vole distribution Synonyms obscurus (Eversmann, 1841)
List of sonatas by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
No. 8 in A minor, K. 310 (Paris, Summer 1778) Piano Sonata No. 9 in D major, K. 311 (November-December 1778) Piano Sonata No. 10 in C major, K. 330 (1782)
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn (1,484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Friedrich Ludwig Jahn (11 August 1778 – 15 October 1852) was a German gymnastics educator and nationalist whose writing is credited with the founding of
Joseph-Marie, comte Portalis (106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph-Marie, comte Portalis (19 February 1778, Aix-en-Provence – 5 August 1858) was a French diplomat and statesman. He was the son of the jurist Jean-Étienne-Marie
Mariupol (7,935 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of a former Cossack encampment named Kalmius and granted city rights in 1778. It has been a centre for the grain trade, metallurgy, and heavy engineering
Charlotte Badger (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charlotte Badger (1778 – in or after 1818) was an English born Australian woman, widely considered to be the first Australian female pirate. She was also
Antonio Salieri (7,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hoped to save a considerable amount of money in the process. Beginning in 1778 the Emperor wished to have new works, in German, composed by his own subjects
John Murray (publisher, born 1778) (401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Murray (27 November 1778 – 27 June 1843) was a Scottish publisher and member of the John Murray publishing house. The publishing house was founded
Palazzo Anguissola (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
10, in central Milan, a city in the northern Italy. Construction began in 1778, and its Neoclassical facade, designed by Luigi Canonica, was added in 1829
Humphry Davy (8,551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Humphry Davy, 1st Baronet PRS MRIA FGS FRS (17 December 1778 – 29 May 1829) was a Cornish chemist and inventor, who is best remembered today for isolating
Timeline of the American Revolution (4,096 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southern strategy 1778–1779 – Majority of Continental Army in fourth winter quarters at Middlebrook Cantonment (November 30 – June 3) 1778–1779 – Major General
F. Dick (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Friedr. DICK is a German cutlery manufacturer founded 1778 in Esslingen, Germany. Known by their logo name of F. Dick, the company has three lines of business
Ottendorf's Corps (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
saw action at the Battle of Germantown and Battle of Brandywine. In April 1778 the Corps was broken up, one company was transferred to Armand's Legion and
Beau Brummell (3,581 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Bryan "Beau" Brummell (7 June 1778 – 30 March 1840) was an iconic figure in Regency England and for many years the arbiter of men's fashion. At
Cape genet (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coastal dune forest" (PDF). Acta Theriologica (1): 45–53. Schreber, J. C. D. (1778). "Viverra tigrina". Die Säugethiere in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen
Siege of Savannah (2,523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Savannah, Georgia and Charleston, South Carolina. An expedition in December 1778 took Savannah with modest resistance from ineffective militia and Continental
Keōpūolani (1,767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1778–1823) was a queen consort of Hawaiʻi and the highest ranking wife of King Kamehameha I. Keōpuolani was born around 1778 at an area known
Jehovah (9,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gill 1778, pp. 548–560 Gill 1778, p. 462 Gill 1778, pp. 461–462 Gill 1778, p. 501 Gill 1778, pp. 512–516 Gill 1778, p. 522 Gill 1778, p. 531 Gill 1778, pp
Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg PC FRS (26 October 1778 – 23 April 1866) was a Scottish politician and colonial administrator. Grant was born in Kidderpore
European hare (5,955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English idiom mad as a March hare. The European hare was first described in 1778 by German zoologist Peter Simon Pallas. It shares the genus Lepus (Latin
Equatorial Guinea (10,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the beginning, and it would be centuries before attempts restarted. In 1778, Queen Maria I of Portugal and King Charles III of Spain signed the Treaty
Francisco Manuel Blanco (342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francisco Manuel Blanco (1778 – 1845) was a Spanish friar and botanist. Born in Navianos de Alba, Castilla y León, Spain, Blanco was a member of the Augustinian
Jackson, New Hampshire (963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
road was built through Pinkham Notch, and the area was first settled in 1778 by Benjamin Copp and his family. In 1800, the community was renamed in honor
Sin-Eribam (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ancient Near East Amorite city-state of Larsa for only two years, from c. 1778 BC to 1776 BC (short chronology). Asia portal Chronology of the ancient Near
Gabriel Bibron (298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Sicily. Under the direction of Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent (1778–1846), he took part in the Morea expedition to Peloponnese. He classified
Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Grant, 1st Baron Glenelg PC FRS (26 October 1778 – 23 April 1866) was a Scottish politician and colonial administrator. Grant was born in Kidderpore
Redoubt Four (West Point) (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
West Point. It was constructed under the command of Tadeusz Kosciuszko in 1778-1779. During the war, it was a key defensive overwatch position for Fort
John Williams (Tennessee) (1,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Williams (January 29, 1778 – August 10, 1837) was an American lawyer, soldier, and statesman, operating primarily out of Knoxville, Tennessee, in
Hollandoise (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thoroughbred mare that won the 1778 St. Leger Stakes, the first horse to win the event under its formal title. Raced sporadically from 1778 to 1782, Hollandoise
William Franklin (2,853 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Father of the United States.) Following imprisonment by Patriots in 1776 to 1778, William became the chief leader of the Loyalists. From his base in New York
Battle of Chestnut Neck (946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Chestnut Neck was fought on October 6, 1778 in southern New Jersey during the American Revolutionary War, at Chestnut Neck, a settlement
Jackson, New Hampshire (963 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
road was built through Pinkham Notch, and the area was first settled in 1778 by Benjamin Copp and his family. In 1800, the community was renamed in honor
Sin-Eribam (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ancient Near East Amorite city-state of Larsa for only two years, from c. 1778 BC to 1776 BC (short chronology). Asia portal Chronology of the ancient Near
Frank Nicholls (741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frank Nicholls (1699 – 7 January 1778) was a physician. He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1728. He was made reader of anatomy at Oxford University
Thomas Kendall (1,778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Kendall (13 December 1778 – 6 August 1832) was a New Zealand missionary, recorder of the Māori language, schoolmaster, arms dealer, and Pākehā Māori
Martha Washington (5,060 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Laurens to Henry Laurens, March 9, 1778", in The Army Correspondence of Colonel John Laurens in the Years 1777–1778 (New York: The New York Times and the
1770s in archaeology (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1852) March 12 - Lady Hester Stanhope, English archaeologist (d. 1839) 1778: November 5 - Giovanni Battista Belzoni, Italian explorer and Egyptologist
List of delegates to the Continental Congress (1,886 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1788 Oliver Ellsworth 1778–1781 1781–1783 Titus Hosmer 1778 Benjamin Huntington 1780 1782–1783; 1788 Samuel Huntington 1776; 1778–1781 1781; 1783 William
Samuel Stevens Jr. (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Stevens Jr. (July 13, 1778 – February 7, 1860) served as the 18th Governor of the state of Maryland in the United States from 1822 to 1826. He intermittently
Baylor Massacre (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(also "Tappan Massacre") was a surprise British attack on September 27, 1778, against the 3rd Regiment of Continental Light Dragoons under the command
Frederica of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Friederike Louise Caroline Sophie Charlotte Alexandrine) (3 March 1778 – 29 June 1841) was a German princess who became, by marriage, princess of
White Oak, Pennsylvania (948 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
White Oak is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 7,862 at the 2010 census. White Oak was named for a stand of
Dolomite (rock) (1,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
geologist to distinguish dolomite rock from limestone was Belsazar Hacquet in 1778. As with limestone caves, natural caves and solution tubes typically form
Ignaz von Born (1,594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Born, 1778) – synonyms: Voluta bullata Born, 1778; Marginella bullata (Born, 1778) Cerithium atratum (Born, 1778) – synonym: Murex atratus Born, 1778 Cerithium
Jean-Antoine Houdon (924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subjects included Denis Diderot (1771), Benjamin Franklin (1778-1809), Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1778), Voltaire (1781), Molière (1781), George Washington (1785–1788)
Avdiivka (834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
74500°E / 48.14528; 37.74500 Country Ukraine Oblast Donetsk Oblast Founded 1778 Government  • Head of the military-civilian administration Yuriy Cherkasov
Jean Baptiste Gay, vicomte de Martignac (400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Baptiste Sylvère Gay, 1st Viscount of Martignac (20 June 1778  – 3 April 1832) was a moderate royalist French statesman during the Bourbon Restoration
Marie Thérèse of France (4,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie-Thérèse Charlotte of France (19 December 1778 – 19 October 1851), Madame Royale, was the eldest child of Louis XVI and Marie Antoinette, and the
Second Continental Congress (1,976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
July 2, 1778 – July 20, 1778 Location: College Hall, Philadelphia President: Henry Laurens
William Marks (Pennsylvania) (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Marks (October 13, 1778 – April 10, 1858) was an American lawyer and politician from Beaver, Pennsylvania. He served in both houses in the state
Vermont State Treasurer (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Honorable Term length Two years, no term limit Inaugural holder Ira Allen 1778 Formation Constitution of Vermont Website State Treasurer's Office
Jean-Jacques Rousseau (18,075 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(UK: /ˈruːsoʊ/, US: /ruːˈsoʊ/; French: [ʒɑ̃ʒak ʁuso]; 28 June 1712 – 2 July 1778) was a Genevan philosopher, writer and composer. His political philosophy
Charters of Freedom (1,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
These include Articles of Association (1774), Articles of Confederation (1778), Treaty of Paris (1783) and Washington's First Inaugural Address (1789)
Adams, Massachusetts (2,550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
township of East Hoosac at auction in 1762 from the state for £3,200. In 1778, the town was officially incorporated as Adams, named in honor of Samuel
Grafton, New Hampshire (881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
relative of colonial governor Benning Wentworth. Grafton was incorporated in 1778.[citation needed] Historically, Grafton's economic base consisted of subsistence
Pierre de Rigaud, marquis de Vaudreuil-Cavagnial (936 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vaudreuil de Cavagnial, marquis de Vaudreuil (22 November 1698 – 4 August 1778) was a Canadian-born colonial governor of Canada (New France) in North America
Continental Navy (3,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unsuccessful attempts to break through the blockade of Chesapeake Bay. On March 31, 1778, in another attempt, she ran aground near Hampton Roads, where her captain
Godert van der Capellen (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Godert Alexander Gerard Philip, Baron van der Capellen (December 15, 1778 – April 10, 1848) was a Dutch statesman from Utrecht. Born in Utrecht, Netherlands
Dermanyssus gallinae (2,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"First in vitro cycle of the chicken mite, Dermanyssus gallinae (DeGeer 1778), utilizing an artificial feeding device". Parasitology. 123 (6): 583–589
John Paul Jones (6,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1917), Paul Jones: His Exploits in English Seas during 1778–80, retrieved 2009-03-06 Adams, John (1778), autobiography part 2, 'Travels, and Negotiations'
Gideon Lee (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gideon Lee (April 27, 1778 – August 21, 1841) was an American politician who was the 60th Mayor of New York City and United States Representative from
Abd al-Rahman of Morocco (840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moulay Abd al-Rahman ibn Hisham (Marrakesh, 1778 – Meknes, 28 August 1859) (Arabic: عبد الرحمان‎) was the sultan of Morocco from 1822 to 1859. He was a
Jean Baptiste Christophore Fusée Aublet (624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean Baptiste Christophore Fusée Aublet (November 4, 1720 – May 6, 1778) was a French pharmacist, botanist and one of the earliest botanical explorers
Charles F. Mercer (662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Fenton Mercer (June 16, 1778 – May 4, 1858) was a nineteenth-century politician, U.S. Congressman, and lawyer from Loudoun County, Virginia. The
Joseph Marie Terray (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abbot Joseph Marie Terray (1715 – 18 February 1778) was a Controller-General of Finances during the reign of Louis XV of France, an agent of fiscal reform
Monmouth Battlefield State Park (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battlefield on which the American Revolutionary War's Battle of Monmouth (1778) was waged. Monmouth Battlefield State Park preserves a rural, eighteenth-century
Virreina Palace (208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
exhibitions and cultural events. The palace was built, between 1772 and 1778, for Manuel d'Amat i de Junyent, who was Viceroy of Peru between 1761 and
Anders Sandøe Ørsted (570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anders Sandøe Ørsted (21 December 1778 – 1 May 1860) was a Danish lawyer, politician and jurist. He served as the Prime Minister of Denmark in 1853–1854
Dusky pademelon (268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Genus: Thylogale Species: T. brunii Binomial name Thylogale brunii (Schreber, 1778) Dusky Pademelon range (brown — extant, orange — possibly extinct)
Joseph Knight (horticulturist) (516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Joseph Knight (7 October 1778 – 20 July 1855), gardener to George Hibbert, was one of the first people in England to successfully propagate Proteaceae
Jabez Delano Hammond (366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jabez Delano Hammond (August 2, 1778 in New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts – August 18, 1855 in Cherry Valley, Otsego County, New York) was an
John Strachan (2,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Strachan (/ˈstrɔːn/; 12 April 1778 – 1 November 1867) was a notable figure in Upper Canada and the first Anglican Bishop of Toronto. He is best known
Capture of St. Lucia (1,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Capture of St Lucia was the result of a campaign from 18–28 December 1778 by British land and naval forces to take over the island, which was a French
Horatio Seymour (Vermont) (715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Horatio Seymour (May 31, 1778 – November 21, 1857) was a United States Senator from Vermont. He was the uncle of Origen S. Seymour and the great-uncle
West Pittston, Pennsylvania (1,152 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
borough under water. West Pittston was settled in the 1770s. On July 1, 1778, during the Revolutionary War, Fort Jenkins (a patriot stockade in present-day
HMS Victory (5,814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commissioned (put on active duty) in March 1778 under Captain John Lindsay. He held that position until May 1778, when Admiral Augustus Keppel made her his
Convention of 1800 (1,879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
due to disputes over the 1778 treaties of Alliance and Commerce between France and the US. The Convention terminated the 1778 agreements, confirmed the
List of New York state symbols (625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The oldest symbols, the state flag and the state arms, were adopted in 1778, and the most recent additions to the list, the snapping turtle and lilac
Martinsburg, West Virginia (3,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by an act of the Virginia General Assembly that was adopted in December 1778 during the American Revolutionary War. Founder Major General Adam Stephen
Mary Jefferson Eppes (1,779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mary Jefferson Eppes (1778 – April 17, 1804), known as Polly in childhood and Maria as an adult, was the younger of Thomas Jefferson's two daughters with
Matsudaira Norihiro (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Matsudaira Norihiro (松平 乗寛, January 25, 1778 – December 16, 1839) was a Japanese daimyō of the mid to late Edo period, who ruled the Nishio Domain. Norihiro
Arctic lemming (720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Order: Rodentia Family: Cricetidae Subfamily: Arvicolinae Genus: Dicrostonyx Species: D. torquatus Binomial name Dicrostonyx torquatus (Pallas, 1778)
Daniel Booth (160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel Booth (died 7 June 1778)was Governor of the Bank of England from 1779 to 1781. He had been Deputy Governor from 1777 to 1779. He replaced Peter
Eulima (4,732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
germana E. A. Smith, 1890 Eulima gibba de Folin, 1867 Eulima glabra (da Costa, 1778) Eulima gomphus Watson, 1883 Eulima gracilenta (A. Adams, 1864) Eulima gratiosa
Papists Act 1778 (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Act of 1778 is an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain (18 George III c. 60) and was the first Act for Roman Catholic relief. Later in 1778 It was also
Marie Paradis (342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marie Paradis (1778 – 1839) was the first woman to climb Mont Blanc. Paradis was a poor maidservant who lived in Chamonix at that time part of the Kingdom
San José de las Lajas (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the province, and is bisected by the Carretera Central. It was founded in 1778. The municipality includes the villages of Jamaica, Liberación, Tapaste,
Grand Lodge of Virginia (949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United States. The Grand Lodge of Virginia was constituted on 30 October 1778, with headquarters in Williamsburg, Virginia. The grand lodge relocated its
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,959 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
taken by France 1781 HMS Actaeon 1778 – hulked 1793 HMS Janus 1778 – troopship 1789, wrecked 1800 HMS Charon (I) 1778 – sunk 1781 HMS Dolphin 1781 – hospital
List of Francisco Goya's tapestry cartoons (1,727 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jugadores de naipes 1777–1778 270 × 167 cm Museo del Prado La cometa 1778 269 × 285 cm Museo del Prado Muchachos cogiendo fruta 1778 119 × 122 cm Museo del
Catherine McAuley (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Catherine McAuley (29 September 1778 – 11 November 1841) was an Irish religious sister who founded the Sisters of Mercy in 1831. The women's congregation
Samuel Bent (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Bent (July 19, 1778 – August 16, 1846) was a member of the Council of Fifty and a leader in the early years of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
John Colborne, 1st Baron Seaton (2,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marshal John Colborne, 1st Baron Seaton, GCB, GCMG, GCH, PC (Ire) (16 February 1778 – 17 April 1863) was a British Army officer and colonial governor. After
Saliha Sultan (daughter of Ahmed III) (584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Saliha Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: صالحہ سلطان‎; 21 March 1715 – 11 October 1778) was an Ottoman princess, the daughter of Sultan Ahmed III, and his consort
Ruggero Settimo (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ruggero Settimo (19 May 1778 – 2 May 1863) was an Italian politician, diplomat, and patriotic activist from Sicily. He was a counter-admiral of the Sicilian
Pennsylvania in the American Revolution (4,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Philadelphia on May 18, 1778 Battle of Barren Hill (May 20, 1778) Carlisle Peace Commission (1778) The Big Runaway (June and July 1778) Wyoming Valley battle
Forty Fort, Pennsylvania (1,470 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary War, British forces arrived in the Wyoming Valley on June 30, 1778. The next day, Colonel Butler sent a surrender demand to the militia at Fort
Wesley's Chapel (1,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
church in the southern part of the London Borough of Islington. Opened in 1778, it was built under the direction of John Wesley, the founder of the Methodist
Kingdom of Vientiane (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Kingdom of Lan Xang. The kingdom was a Burmese vassal from 1765 to 1778. It then became a Siamese vassal until 1828 when it was annexed by Siam.
Tehran Province (2,032 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gained importance when Tehran was claimed the capital by the Qajar dynasty in 1778. Today, Tehran, with a population of 8 million, is ranked amongst the 40
Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a list of people who served as Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire. Since 1778, all Lord Lieutenants have also been Custos Rotulorum of Caernarvonshire
1846 in France (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(born 1778) 16 August - Sylvain Charles Valée, Marshal of France (born 1773) 22 December - Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent, naturalist (born 1778) Thérèse
Long-tailed ground squirrel (403 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Urocitellus Species: U. undulatus Binomial name Urocitellus undulatus (Pallas, 1778) Synonyms Arctomys altaicus Citellus eversmanni Citellus undulatus Spermophilus
Safiye Sultan (daughter of Mustafa II) (457 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Safiye Sultan (Ottoman Turkish: صفیہ سلطان‎; 13 December 1696 – 15 May 1778) was an Ottoman princess, daughter of Sultan Mustafa II, and half-sister of
Turbo (gastropod) (4,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
synonym of Lunella cinerea (Born, 1778) Turbo pictus da Costa, 1778: synonym of Tricolia pullus picta (da Costa, 1778) Turbo pileolum Reeve, 1842: synonym
Richard Garrett & Sons (2,675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
company was founded by Richard Garrett in 1778. The company was active under its original ownership between 1778 and 1932. In the late 1840s, after cultivating
Northern theater of the American Revolutionary War after Saratoga (2,585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series of battles between American revolutionaries and British forces, from 1778 to 1782 during the American Revolutionary War. It is characterized by two
Richard Skinner (American politician) (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richard Skinner (May 30, 1778 – May 23, 1833) was an American politician, attorney, and jurist who served as the ninth Governor of Vermont. Skinner was
American badger (3,523 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The American badger (Taxidea taxus) is a North American badger, similar in appearance to the European badger although not closely related. It is found
Louis Victor, Prince of Carignano (762 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Victor of Savoy, 4th Prince of Carignano (25 September 1721 – 16 December 1778) headed a cadet branch of the Italian dynasty which reigned over the Kingdom
Affair at Little Egg Harbor (493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Affair at Little Egg Harbor took place on October 15, 1778, in southern New Jersey, United States, during the American Revolution. The Loyalists killed
Family tree of Negeri Sembilan monarchs (23 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The following is family tree of the Malay monarchs of Negeri Sembilan, from the establishment of the chieftaincy in 1778 until present day.
List of corvette and sloop classes of the Royal Navy (5,780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cormorant (1776) Zebra (1777) Cameleon (1777) Fairy (1778) Nymph (1778) Savage (1778) Fury (1779) Delight (1778) Thorn (1779) Bonetta (1779) Shark (1779) Alligator (1780)
Battle of Brandywine (3,303 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resulting the city falling under British control for nine months, until June of 1778. In late August 1777, after a distressing 34-day journey from Sandy Hook
Itchin Stoke Down (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hampshire. It was used as a venue for 13 first-class cricket matches between 1778 and 1806 and as the home of the Alresford Cricket Club. Itchin Stoke Down
French frigate Surveillante (1778) (1,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
12-pounder guns designed by Léon Guignace. She was launched on 26 March 1778, and commissioned in May. The very same month, she was refitted as to upgrade
Schoharie Creek (1,479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cobleskill Creek tributary was the site of the Cobleskill Massacre (May 1778), virtually depopulating settlements in the southern Mohawk valley. News
Pluckemin Continental Artillery Cantonment Site (2,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Continental Army's artillery winter cantonment during the winter of 1778–79. It was nestled on the western side of the Second Watchung Mountain just
Göran Rothman (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Georg) Rothman (30 November 1739, in Husebybruk, Småland, Sweden – 3 December 1778, in Stockholm), was a Swedish naturalist, physician and an apostle of Carl
William Herbert (botanist) (1,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Hon. William Herbert (12 January 1778 – 28 May 1847) was a British botanist, botanical illustrator, poet, and clergyman. He served as a member of parliament
Outdoor literature (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
example of which was Thomas West's guide to the Lake District published in 1778. The genres can include activities such as exploration, survival, sailing
Necker–Enfants Malades Hospital (1,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the merger of Necker Hospital (Hôpital Necker), which was founded in 1778 by Suzanne Necker, with the physically contiguous Sick Children's Hospital
Statue of George III, Somerset House (391 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
England. The sculptor was John Bacon, and the statue was erected between 1778 and 1789. George III is dressed in Roman apparel, leaning on a rudder, flanked
Siege of Cuddalore (813 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Siege of Cuddalore was a siege attempt by British troops against a combined French and Mysorean garrison at the fortress of Cuddalore in the Second
Göran Rothman (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Georg) Rothman (30 November 1739, in Husebybruk, Småland, Sweden – 3 December 1778, in Stockholm), was a Swedish naturalist, physician and an apostle of Carl
Ungava collared lemming (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arvicolinae Genus: Dicrostonyx Species: D. hudsonius Binomial name Dicrostonyx hudsonius (Pallas, 1778) Distribution map of the Ungava collared lemming
Tolai hare (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Lagomorpha Family: Leporidae Genus: Lepus Species: L. tolai Binomial name Lepus tolai Pallas, 1778 Tolai hare range
Edward Thurlow, 1st Baron Thurlow (1,097 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lawyer and Tory politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1765 to 1778 when he was raised to the peerage as Baron Thurlow. He served as Lord High
National Museum of Indonesia (3,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as well as quite extensive collections of Asian ceramics. On April 24, 1778, a group of Dutch intellectuals established a scientific institution under
Thomas Wharton Jr. (1,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Wharton Jr. (1735 – May 22, 1778) was a Pennsylvania merchant and politician of the Revolutionary era. He served as the first President of Pennsylvania
Plémet (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′40″N 2°35′37″W / 48.1778°N 2.5936°W / 48.1778; -2.5936Coordinates: 48°10′40″N 2°35′37″W / 48.1778°N 2.5936°W / 48.1778; -2.5936 Country France
John Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland (711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Manners, 5th Duke of Rutland KG (4 January 1778 – 20 January 1857), styled Lord Roos from 1778 until 1779 and Marquess of Granby from 1779 until
King penguin (4,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Historia Aptenodytae: Generis Avium Orbi Australi Propri", Commentationes Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Gottingensis (1778), Vol.III, 1781, pp. 211–148.
Ulaanbaatar (8,903 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
permanently at its present location, the junction of the Tuul and Selbe rivers, in 1778. Before then, it changed location 28 times, each new location being chosen
Virginia Line (1,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army on May 27, 1778. Under this resolve, the Virginia quota was reduced from fifteen infantry regiments to eleven. In September 1778 the Virginia Line
Siwe-Palar-Khuppak (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Siwe-Palar-Khuppak was the Sukkalmah (ruler) of Elam from around 1778 to 1745 B.C.E. Around 1767 B.C.E, Siwe-Palar-Khuppak formed a coalition with Zimri-Lim
Lord William Campbell (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lord William Campbell (11 July 1730 – 4 September 1778) was from a Scottish family loyal to the British Crown. His father was John Campbell, 4th Duke of
Evaristo Pérez de Castro (44 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Evaristo Pérez de Castro y Colomera (Valladolid, ca. 1778 – Madrid, 28 November 1848) was a Spanish politician and diplomat who served as Prime Minister
HMS Alexander (1778) (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
third-rate of the Royal Navy. She was launched at Deptford Dockyard on 8 October 1778. During her career she was captured by the French, and later recaptured by
Banat of Temeswar (1,308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between 1718 and 1778. It was located in the present day region of Banat, which was named after this province. The province was abolished in 1778 and the following
Sin-Iddinam (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dsuen-i-din-nam) ruled the ancient Near East city-state of Larsa from 1785 BC to 1778 BC. He was the son of Nur-Adad, with whom there may have been a short co-regency
Action of 17 June 1778 (819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 17 June 1778 also known as the Fight of Belle Poule and Arethusa was a minor naval action that took place off the coast of France between
Big Runaway (2,835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Big Runaway was a mass evacuation in June and July 1778 of settlers from the frontier areas of what is now north central Pennsylvania during the American
Crosswicks Creek Site III (192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
remains of Revolutionary War-era ships that were sunk in Crosswicks Creek in 1778. The site was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990
North Carolina General Assembly of 1778 (1,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 1778 met in three sessions in three locations in the years 1778 and 1779. The first session was held in New Bern from April 14 to May 2, 1778; the
John Mathews (lawyer) (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Charleston, South Carolina. He was a delegate to the Continental Congress from 1778 to 1781 where he endorsed the Articles of Confederation on behalf of South
North Channel Naval Duel (2,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Navy sloop of war Drake (Captain George Burdon) on the evening of 24 April 1778. Fought in the North Channel, separating Ireland from Scotland, it was the
British Army during the American Revolutionary War (8,625 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
impressment was also introduced in England and Scotland to bolster recruitment in 1778, however the practice proved too unpopular and was proscribed again in 1780
Viverridae (2,186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London: 131−149. Schreber, J. C. D. (1778). "Die Civette Viverra civetta". Die Säugethiere in Abbildungen nach der
Siege of Pondicherry (1778) (1,536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
besieged the French-controlled port of Pondicherry (now Puducherry) in August 1778, which capitulated after ten weeks of siege. Following the colonial victory
Middlebrook encampment (984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
New Jersey (between Martinsville and Bound Brook) in 1777 and again in 1778–79. The site includes part of the ridge of the First Watchung Mountain. Its
Carl Ludvig Engel (705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Ludvig Engel, or Johann Carl Ludwig Engel (3 July 1778 – 14 May 1840), was a German architect whose most noted work can be found in Helsinki, which
Ranavalona I (6,294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ranavalona I (born Rabodoandrianampoinimerina (also called Ramavo); c. 1778 – August 16, 1861), also known as Ranavalo-Manjaka I, was sovereign of the
George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal (284 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal (1692/3?, probably at Inverugie Castle – 1778, Potsdam) was a Scottish and Prussian army officer and diplomat. Jacobite
Frederick Louis, Hereditary Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frederick Louis of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (13 June 1778 – 29 November 1819) was a hereditary prince of the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, one of the
Claverack, New York (1,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
area and was known as the Lower Manor of Rensselaer. The town was formed in 1778 from the older District of Claverack. In 1782, the town lost some of its
Edward Pakenham (1,111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Major General Sir Edward Michael Pakenham, GCB (19 March 1778 – 8 January 1815), was a British Army officer and politician. He was the son of The Baron
Butler's Rangers (1,108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to prevent — the Wyoming Valley massacre of July 1778 and the Cherry Valley massacre of November 1778 of European settlers (including some Loyalists) by
George Dundas (Royal Navy officer) (2,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rear Admiral Hon. George Heneage Lawrence Dundas CB (8 September 1778 – 7 October 1834) was a senior officer in the Royal Navy. As a junior officer he
1782 in France (275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
British in the West Indies 17 February – Battle of Sadras (Anglo-French War (1778–1783)): A French fleet under the Baillie de Suffren clashes with the British
HMS Janus (1778) (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Batson, Limehouse Laid down: 9 August 1776 Launched: 14 May 1778 Completed: By 11 August 1778 Renamed: Dromedary on 3 March 1788 Reclassified: 24-gun storeship
Little ground squirrel (562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Rodentia Family: Sciuridae Genus: Spermophilus Species: S. pygmaeus Binomial name Spermophilus pygmaeus (Pallas, 1778)
Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (3,541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Lancaster on October 1. The Council returned to Philadelphia June 26, 1778. The Council was replaced by a single governor on December 21, 1790. Seven
French ship Annibal (1778) (431 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sané, and was one of the earliest of his works. She was built at Brest in 1778. Annibal sailed out to the West Indies and took part in the Battle of Grenada
Earl of Kintore (589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Earldom and Lordship became dormant, as no-one could prove a claim to them. In 1778, it was decided that the Earldom, Lordship and Chieftaincy of Clan should
Lewis Weston Dillwyn (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lewis Weston Dillwyn, FRS (21 August 1778 – 31 August 1855) was a British porcelain manufacturer, naturalist and Whig Member of Parliament (MP). He was
Charles Alexandre Lesueur (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Alexandre Lesueur (1 January 1778 in Le Havre – 12 December 1846 in Le Havre) was a French naturalist, artist, and explorer. He was a prolific
Action of 21 July 1781 (1,429 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outbreak of the Anglo-French War in 1778, and with the Franco-American alliance defined by the Treaty of Alliance of 1778, France entered the War of American
Trochus (5,753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Costa, 1778: synonym of Calliostoma granulatum (Born, 1778) Trochus papillosus da Costa, 1778: synonym of Calliostoma granulatum (Born, 1778) Trochus
Šišatovac Monastery (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bishop of Vršac, that the new, extant church building was constructed in 1778. The iconostasis is the work of the famed Baroque painter Grigorije Davidović-Obšić
Wadhwan State (228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
– 1765 Sabalsinhji Arjansinhji II (d. 1765) 1765 – 1778 Chandrasinhji Sabalsinhji (d. 1778) 1778 – 1807 Prithirajji Chandrasinhji (d. 1807) 1807 – 1827
Ralph Tatham (62 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dr Ralph Tatham (bap. 1778–1857) was an English academic and churchman. He graduated at the University of Cambridge in 1803. He became Master of St John's
Caucasian squirrel (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
south-western Asia. The species is usually said to have first been described in 1778 by Johann Friedrich Gmelin in the 13th edition of Systema Naturae, and named
Frederick Haldimand (1,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America during the Seven Years' War and the American Revolutionary War. From 1778 to 1786, he served as Governor of the Province of Quebec, during which time
Cuisine of Hawaii (5,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Hawaiian Islands. In the pre-contact period of Ancient Hawaii (300 AD–1778), Polynesian voyagers brought plants and animals to the Islands. As Native
Henry Fane (British Army officer) (1,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General Sir Henry Fane GCB (26 November 1778 – 24 March 1840) commanded brigades under Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington during several battles
Pierre Laclède (1,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pierre Laclède Liguest or Pierre Laclède (22 November 1729 – 20 June 1778) was a French fur trader who, with his young assistant and stepson Auguste Chouteau
Battle off Barbados (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle off Barbados was fought in March 1778 during the American Revolutionary War. While escorting a fleet of American ships in the West Indies, the
Treaty of Fort Pitt (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Treaty, or the Fourth Treaty of Pittsburgh, was signed on September 17, 1778, and was the first written treaty between the new United States of America
Joseph Reed (politician) (1,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Congress. In 1778, Reed was one of the five delegates from Pennsylvania to sign the Articles of Confederation. On December 1, 1778, he was elected
American Revolution (19,113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alliance in early 1778; France thus became the first foreign nation to officially recognize the Declaration of Independence. On February 6, 1778, the United
Beaurieux, Nord (43 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
50°10′40″N 4°07′40″E / 50.1778°N 4.1278°E / 50.1778; 4.1278Coordinates: 50°10′40″N 4°07′40″E / 50.1778°N 4.1278°E / 50.1778; 4.1278 Country France Region
Greater hedgehog tenrec (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Froriep, 1806) Species: S. setosus Binomial name Setifer setosus (Schreber, 1778) Greater hedgehog tenrec range Synonyms Dasogale fontoynonti Grandidier,
Russet ground squirrel (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spermophilus Species: S. major Binomial name Spermophilus major (Pallas, 1778) Synonyms S. argyropuloi (Bazhanov, 1947) S. rufescens (Keyserling and Blasius
Lexington, Virginia (2,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1778. Lexington is the location of the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) and of Washington and Lee University (W&L). Lexington was named in 1778. It
Kaumualii (953 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kaumualiʻi (c. 1778–May 26, 1824) was the last independent aliʻi nui (supreme ruler of the island) of Kauaʻi and Niʻihau before becoming a vassal of Kamehameha
José de la Mar (641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José Domingo de la Merced de la Mar y Cortázar (May 12, 1778 – October 11, 1830) was a Spanish and later Peruvian (although he was born in modern Ecuador)
Invasion of Tobago (955 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Invasion of Tobago was a French invasion of the British-held island of Tobago during the Anglo-French War. On May 24, 1781, the fleet of Comte de Grasse
William Wilkins (architect) (1,776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Wilkins RA (31 August 1778 – 31 August 1839) was an English architect, classical scholar and archaeologist. He designed the National Gallery and
List of years in Canada (841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1768 - 1769 1770s: 1770 - 1771 - 1772 - 1773 - 1774 - 1775 - 1776 - 1777 - 1778 - 1779 1780s: 1780 - 1781 - 1782 - 1783 - 1784 - 1785 - 1786 - 1787 - 1788
Battle of Ushant (1781) (416 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Second Battle of Ushant was a naval battle fought between French and British squadrons near the island of Ushant on 12 December 1781,[citation needed]
Washington's aides-de-camp (3,739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
some replacing predecessors who had been transferred. Finally, in January 1778, Congress granted the commander-in-chief the power to appoint headquarters
Howard Township, Centre County, Pennsylvania (536 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pennsylvania Country United States State Pennsylvania County Centre Settled 1778 Incorporated 1810 Area  • Total 18.92 sq mi (49.00 km2)  • Land 18.00 sq mi
Board of War (675 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
board. Robert Troup served as Secretary to the Board of War from February 1778 until its dissolution. Various modifications to the structure and duties
Guamo language (269 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José dialects of Guamo. Guama is primarily attested in a word list from 1778. The list has been reproduced below, with the original Spanish orthography
Western theater of the American Revolutionary War (3,781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
because American Indians simply bypassed the forts during their raids. In 1778, the Americans decided that offensive operations were necessary to secure
Kosciuszko's Garden (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
overlooking the Hudson River at West Point, New York. First constructed in 1778, it still offers visitors and cadets a place of quiet tranquility during
Hugh Palliser (2,663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
third-in-command of the Channel Fleet at the inconclusive Battle of Ushant in July 1778; the dispute led to Palliser being court-martialled, although he was subsequently
John Walton (Continental Congress) (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
elected to the Continental Congress in 1778. He signed the Articles of Confederation on behalf of Georgia on July 24, 1778. He held the office of surveyor of
Hyacinthe-Louis de Quélen (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hyacinthe-Louis De Quelen (8 October 1778 – 31 December 1839) was an Archbishop of Paris. De Quélen was born in Paris, in the Levieux sire de Quélen noble
Watson and the Shark (909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
painted three versions. The 1778 version is in the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. A second, full-size 1778 replica is now in the Museum of
Heinrich Christian Friedrich Schumacher (795 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Copenhagen he lived on nothing but an advance on his rather low wage and in 1778 he returned starved to his post in Rendsburg. He had however made a good
Tea Act (1,463 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence in April 1775. Parliament passed the Taxation of Colonies Act 1778, which repealed a number of taxes (including the tea tax that underlaid this
Discovery and settlement of Hawaii (2,240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
still used to support an estimate of between 800,000 and 1,000,000 people in 1778. The constant population growth theory of Hawaii has scant support from the
Siege of Boonesborough (2,337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Siege of Boonesborough took place in September 1778 during the American Revolutionary War. The attack on the Kentucky settlement of Boonesborough was
Jean Baptiste Bory de Saint-Vincent (6,531 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a French naturalist, officer and politician. He was born on July 6, 1778 in Agen (Lot-et-Garonne) and died on December 22, 1846 in Paris. Biologist
HMS Somerset (1748) (1,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Years' War and the American Revolutionary War. She was wrecked in a storm in 1778 when she ran aground off of Provincetown, on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. HMS
Santo Domingo, Antioquia (48 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the subregion of Northeastern Antioquia. The municipio was founded in 1778 by Don Juan Gregorio Duque. In 1858, the writer Tomás Carrasquilla was born
John Houstoun (850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Second Continental Congress in 1775. He was the Governor of Georgia, in 1778, and again in 1784–1785. John was born to aristocratic Scots immigrants in
North ministry (190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bathurst 23 January 1771 (1771-01-23) 3 June 1778 (1778-06-03) Tory   The Lord Thurlow 3 June 1778 (1778-06-03) 7 April 1783 (1783-04-07) Tory Lord President
John Harley (bishop, died 1788) (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Oxford, matriculating in 1747, graduating B.A. 1749, M.A. 1752, B.D. & D.D. 1778. He was Archdeacon of Shropshire from 1760 to 1769 and then Archdeacon of
Santo Stefano degli Ungheresi (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Rome. Located next to the Vatican, the old church was pulled down in 1778, to make room for an extension of St. Peter's Basilica. The church of Santo
Thein Daw Gyi Pagoda (63 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and is a popular tourist attraction. The pagoda was built between 1772 and 1778. "Myeik Archipelago - Myeik Archipelago". myanmar.gov.mm. Retrieved 2020-06-27
Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness (437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness, PC (17 May 1718 – 16 May 1778), known before 1721 as Lord Darcy and Conyers, was a British diplomat and politician
Battle of Fort Royal (1,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ludovic (1934). La Société des Cincinnati de France et la guerre d'Amérique (1778-1783). Paris: éditions Auguste Picard. OCLC 7842336. Clowes, William Laird;
Princess Christine of Hesse-Rotenburg (706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hesse-Rheinfels-Rotenburg (Christine Henriette; 21 November 1717 – 1 September 1778) was a princess of the German dynasty of Hesse-Rheinfels-Rotenburg. She was
Nova Scotia in the American Revolution (4,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Halifax to Boston on the Swift in September 1778. The Cartel Silver Eel took prisoners to Boston in October 1778. 1779, Maugerville was raided again by Maliseets
1778 in art (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1778 in art. December – The artistic cargo of the British ship Westmorland, seized by the French, is acquired by Spanish interests
Carlo, Duke of Calabria (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sicily (Italian: Carlo Tito Francesco Giuseppe; 4 January 1775 – 17 December 1778) was Duke of Calabria as heir to Naples and Sicily. Born at the Caserta Palace
Thein Daw Gyi Pagoda (63 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and is a popular tourist attraction. The pagoda was built between 1772 and 1778. "Myeik Archipelago - Myeik Archipelago". myanmar.gov.mm. Retrieved 2020-06-27
Rectified Scottish Rite (456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
la Cité sainte) is a Christian Masonic rite founded in Lyon (France) in 1778. The Rite was mainly elaborated by Jean-Baptiste Willermoz. This famous Mason
Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness (437 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Darcy, 4th Earl of Holderness, PC (17 May 1718 – 16 May 1778), known before 1721 as Lord Darcy and Conyers, was a British diplomat and politician
Irène (tragedy) (1,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
penultimate play. It was written in 1776-1777 and premiered in Paris on March 16, 1778. Recent scholarship has suggested that the original inspiration for the story
Santo Stefano degli Ungheresi (560 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Rome. Located next to the Vatican, the old church was pulled down in 1778, to make room for an extension of St. Peter's Basilica. The church of Santo
The Captive (painting) (586 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
National Gallery of Canada. Sterne's Captive, first exhibited by the artist in 1778, is a similar painting by Wright in the Derby Museum and Art Gallery. The
James Murray (British Army officer, born 1721) (1,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
governor of the Province of Quebec and later as Governor of Minorca from 1778 to 1782. His term in Quebec was notably successful, and marked with excellent
José Eusebio Colombres (313 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José Eusebio Colombres (16 December 1778 – 11 February 1859) was an Argentine statesman and bishop. He was a representative to the Congress of Tucumán
Saint-Onen-la-Chapelle (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′40″N 2°10′18″W / 48.1778°N 2.1717°W / 48.1778; -2.1717Coordinates: 48°10′40″N 2°10′18″W / 48.1778°N 2.1717°W / 48.1778; -2.1717 Country France
Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (5,104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
letter of 3 July 1778, in Abert 2007, p. 507. Mozart's letter of 18 July 1778, in Abert 2007, pp. 498–499. Mozart's letter of 9 July 1778, in Abert 2007
Maryland and Virginia Rifle Regiment (6,711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army and participated in the army's major engagements of late 1776 through 1778. Select members of the regiment were also attached to Col. Daniel Morgan's
Royal Jubilee Commemorative Medals (228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
oldest is the medal awarded to the godparents of Crown Prince Gustav Adolf in 1778. The majority of these medals celebrate birthdays, jubilees, coronations
List of military leaders in the American Revolutionary War (8,355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General of both the Naval and Military forces. From 1772 to 1778 the office was vacant, but from 1778 to 1782 Sir Jeffery Amherst officiated as Commander-in-Chief
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1778 (321 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1778 was unanimously adopted on 25 September 2007. Deeply concerned about the humanitarian threat posed by armed
Izzet Mehmed Pasha (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
served as the Ottoman governor of Aidin (1775), Egypt (1775–78), Sivas (1778–79), Erzurum (1779, 1780–81), Rakka (1779–80), and Belgrade (1783–84). He
Prince Su (841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1669), in 1651. It was also given "iron-cap" status later on. In 1778, when Yunzhu (died 1778) was holding the title, the Qianlong Emperor renamed it back
Giovanni Battista Belzoni (1,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belzoni (Italian pronunciation: [dʒoˈvanni batˈtista belˈtsoːni]; 5 November 1778 – 3 December 1823), sometimes known as The Great Belzoni, was a prolific
Sahle Dengel (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sahle Dengel (1778 – 11 February 1855) was nəgusä nägäst of Ethiopia intermittently between 1832 and 11 February 1855, towards the end of the Zemene Mesafint
Río Bueno, Chile (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Country Chile Region Los Ríos Province Ranco Founded as Río Bueno Founded 1778 Government  • Type Municipality  • Alcalde Luis Reyes Alvarez (UDI) Area
Thomas Brown (philosopher) (1,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Thomas Brown FRSE (9 January 1778 – 2 April 1820) was a Scottish philosopher and poet. Brown was born at Kirkmabreck, Kirkcudbrightshire, the son of Rev
Joseph Lancaster (2,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Lancaster (25 November 1778 – 23 October 1838) was an English Quaker and public education innovator. He originated the saying "a place for everything
Charles Stewart (American Navy officer) (1,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Charles Stewart (28 July 1778 – 6 November 1869) was an officer in the United States Navy who commanded a number of US Navy ships, including USS Constitution
Juan de Balmaseda y Censano Beltrán (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Balmaseda y Censano Beltrán (April 16, 1702, Galilea, La Rioja – May 30, 1778), interim Royal Governor of Chile. Son of Pedro de Balmaceda and Angela Zenzano;
Luc Urbain de Bouëxic, comte de Guichen (594 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the French fleets that fought the British at the First Battle of Ushant (1778) and the Battle of Martinique (1780) during the American War of Independence
Wilhelmina Krafft (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maria Wilhelmina Krafft (married name Noreaus, 1778–1828) was a Swedish painter and portrait miniaturist. She was the daughter of the painter Per Krafft
Marie Antoinette (13,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
marriage was finally consummated in August 1777. Eight months later, in April 1778, it was suspected that the queen was pregnant, which was officially announced
Schleswig Regiment of Foot (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battalion. The Schleswig Regiment of Foot can trace its history back to 1778 when it was raised from personnel from existing Regiments. Until 1842 it
8th North Carolina Regiment (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commanded by Colonel James Armstrong. The regiment was disbanded on 1 June 1778 at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. Known officers of the 8th North Carolina Regiment
Wesleyan Methodist Magazine (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wesleyan Methodist Magazine was a monthly Methodist magazine published between 1778 and 1969. Founded by John Wesley as the Arminian Magazine, it was retitled
Robert Howe (Continental Army officer) (7,242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
conflict with political and military leaders in Georgia and South Carolina. In 1778, he fought a duel with Christopher Gadsden of South Carolina which was spurred
Avram Miletić (1,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the earliest collection of urban lyric poetry in Serbian language between 1778 and 1781. Miletić was born in Kać, Military Frontier, Habsburg Monarchy.
Jasper Nicolls (784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant General Sir Jasper Nicolls KCB (15 July 1778 – 4 May 1849) was Commander-in-Chief, India. Born at East Farleigh in Kent and educated at a private
French cutter Mutin (1778) (2,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lead ship of the Mutin class of five naval cutters. She was launched in 1778 and the Royal Navy captured her the next year, taking her into service as
9th North Carolina Regiment (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Brandywine and Battle of Germantown. The regiment was disbanded, on 1 June 1778, at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. The 9th North Carolina Regiment was one of
Brázdim (68 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
has about 700 inhabitants. The first written notice about village is from 1778. "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office
Houghs Neck (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which can be walked to at low tide. Raccoon Island covers .3 sq. miles. In 1778, founding father John Adams left for a diplomatic mission to France from
List of justices of the Rhode Island Supreme Court (493 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Associate Justices of the Rhode Island Supreme Court from 1747 to the present. The Justices are listed under the term of the Chief Justice
Charles Vane, 3rd Marquess of Londonderry (4,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Marquess of Londonderry, KG, GCB, GCH, PC (born Charles William Stewart; 1778–1854), was an Irish soldier in the British army, a politician, and a nobleman
George Rogers Clark (6,461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
much of the war. He is best known for his celebrated captures of Kaskaskia (1778) and Vincennes (1779) during the Illinois Campaign, which greatly weakened
John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (3,742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with insufficient ships being ready for the outbreak of war with France in 1778. In 1775, Sandwich spoke vociferously in opposition to a plan for British
Kalākua Kaheiheimālie (705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kalākua Kaheiheimālie, later known as Hoapili Wahine (c. 1778–1842) was a member of Hawaiian royalty who was one of the Queen consorts at the founding
Liverpool, Nova Scotia (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was led by Colonel Simeon Perkins. On April 24, 1778, in the Battle off Liverpool, Nova Scotia (1778), the Royal Navy warship HMS Blonde under the command
List of Continental Army units (1777–1784) (5,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
underwent a general reorganization on three important occasions. On 27 May 1778 Congress reduced the quota of infantry regiments in the state lines to 80
Princess Royal (1778 sloop) (2,067 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in 1789 as being a sloop of 60 tons (bm), surveyed in Leith, Scotland in 1778 and resurveyed in 1786; Class A1, Copper sheathed, single deck with beams;
Grey's raid (2,208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in September 1778 as part of British operations in the American Revolutionary War. The raid was one of the first in a series between 1778 and 1781 executed
Lee's Legion (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1st Continental Light Dragoons of the Continental Army. On April 7, 1778, the Legion left the 1st CLDs and became known as Lee's Legion. It included
John Williams (Continental Congress) (435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Revolutionary War, Williams was a colonel in the North Carolina militia. In 1777 and 1778, he was a member of the North Carolina House of Commons and served as Speaker
Action of 18 October 1782 (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scipion. Contenson, Ludovic (1934). La Société des Cincinnati de France et la guerre d'Amérique (1778-1783). Paris: éditions Auguste Picard. OCLC 7842336.
José de San Martín (9,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José Francisco de San Martín y Matorras (25 February 1778 – 17 August 1850), known simply as José de San Martín (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse ðe san maɾˈtin]
John Montagu, 4th Earl of Sandwich (3,742 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with insufficient ships being ready for the outbreak of war with France in 1778. In 1775, Sandwich spoke vociferously in opposition to a plan for British
French cutter Mutin (1778) (2,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
lead ship of the Mutin class of five naval cutters. She was launched in 1778 and the Royal Navy captured her the next year, taking her into service as
Avram Miletić (1,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the earliest collection of urban lyric poetry in Serbian language between 1778 and 1781. Miletić was born in Kać, Military Frontier, Habsburg Monarchy.
Mongolian five-toed jerboa (104 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orientallactaga Species: A. sibirica Binomial name Allactaga sibirica (Forster, 1778) Synonyms Allactaga alactaga Allactaga grisescens Allactaga mongolica Allactaga
Melitaea didyma (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Class: Insecta Order: Lepidoptera Family: Nymphalidae Genus: Melitaea Species: M. didyma Binomial name Melitaea didyma (Esper, 1778) Subspecies See text
Henry Brougham, 1st Baron Brougham and Vaux (3,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baron Brougham and Vaux, PC, QC, FRS (/ˈbruː(ə)m ... ˈvoʊks/; 19 September 1778 – 7 May 1868) was a British statesman who became Lord High Chancellor and
Singu Min (1,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Likewise, he took no action when the Laotian states stopped paying tribute in 1778. The only campaigns were in Manipur, where the Burmese army was forced to
Action of 18 October 1782 (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scipion. Contenson, Ludovic (1934). La Société des Cincinnati de France et la guerre d'Amérique (1778-1783). Paris: éditions Auguste Picard. OCLC 7842336.
Ashprington (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Painsford (died 1679); John Kelland (died 1711); and Jane Pownoll (died 1778). The parish of Ashprington includes various historic estates including:
7th North Carolina Regiment (270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
10th North Carolina Regiments, the 7th Regiment was disbanded on 1 June 1778 at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. The rank and file were consolidated with the
Liverpool, Nova Scotia (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was led by Colonel Simeon Perkins. On April 24, 1778, in the Battle off Liverpool, Nova Scotia (1778), the Royal Navy warship HMS Blonde under the command
Seal of North Carolina (592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the North Carolina Constitution of 1776, created in its first form in 1778, and largely took on its modern form in 1835. According to a state law passed
1778 in literature (799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
article contains information about the literary events and publications of 1778. October – On her father's death, novelist Sarah Scott receives a legacy
La Enseñanza Church (1,366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
La Enseñanza Church (The Teaching Church) (1772-1778) is located on 104 Donceles Street in the historic center of Mexico City. The Mexican Churrigueresque
List of governors of Pennsylvania (2,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
March 5, 1777 May 23, 1778 George Bryan 2 George Bryan May 23, 1778 December 1, 1778 acting as president 3 Joseph Reed December 1, 1778 November 15, 1781
George Bellas Greenough (3,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Bellas Greenough FRS FGS (18 January 1778 – 2 April 1855) was a pioneering English geologist. He is best known as a synthesizer of geology rather
French frigate Résolue (1778) (1,045 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1798. The Royal Navy hulked her in 1799 and she was broken up in 1811. In 1778, Résolue was part of the squadron under Orvilliers, with Pontevs Gien as
David Willson (Quaker) (3,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
David Willson (1778–1866) was a religious and political leader who founded the Quaker sect known as, 'The Children of Peace' or 'Davidites,' based at Sharon
New Richmond, Ohio (1,961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and south of Cincinnati. Present-day New Richmond was surveyed on June 3, 1778, consisting of Robert Beal's 1,000-acre (400 ha) survey No. 847 (purchased
John Hastings (Ohio) (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Hastings (1778 – December 8, 1854) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Born in Ireland in 1778, Hastings engaged in agricultural pursuits, while
Laura Bassi (2,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Laura Maria Caterina Bassi (29 October 1711 – 20 February 1778) was an Italian physicist and academic. Recognised and depicted as "Minerva" (goddess of
French frigate Bellone (1778) (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bellone Namesake: Bellona Builder: Saint Malo Laid down: January 1778 Launched: 22 August 1778 Commissioned: February 1779 Captured: 12 October 1798 Great
Stephen Bullock (158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
militia during the Revolutionary War, and was in the Battle of Rhode Island in 1778. He was a delegate to the first State constitutional convention in 1780 and
Irish Volunteers (18th century) (5,518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Volunteers) were local militias raised by local initiative in Ireland in 1778. Their original purpose was to guard against invasion and to preserve law
Ludwig Carl Christian Koch (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reputation as "Spider Koch". Sometimes confused with his father Carl Ludwig Koch (1778–1857), another famous arachnologist, his name is abbreviated L.Koch on species
Boys playing soldiers (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boys playing soldiers is a 1778-79 tapestry cartoon by Francisco of Goya conceived for the bedroom of the Princes of Asturias in the Royal Palace of El
Enterprise-class frigate (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
using foreign oak. A second batch of fifteen ships were ordered in 1776 to 1778 to meet the exigencies of the North American situation, and a final group
Action of 6 December 1782 (361 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 6 December 1782 was an action primarily fought between HMS Ruby and the French ship Solitaire off the coast of Martinique.  Ruby easily defeated
Titus Hosmer (416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Connecticut. He was a delegate for Connecticut to the Continental Congress in 1778, where he signed the Articles of Confederation. Titus was born in West Hartford
John Arbuthnott, 8th Viscount of Arbuthnott (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Arbuthnott, 8th Viscount of Arbuthnott DL FRSE (16 January 1778 – 10 January 1860) was a Scottish peer and soldier. Known as "the rich Lord" he built
George IX of Imereti (198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George IX (Georgian: გიორგი IX; sometimes known as George VII) (1718–1778), of the Bagrationi Dynasty, was King of Imereti in 1741. The third son of George
Solms-Rödelheim-Assenheim (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Johann Ernst Karl, Count 1778–90 (1714-1790), second surviving son of Ludwig Heinrich, inherited elder brother's territories 1778 Volrath Franz Karl Ludwig
Toujouse (25 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
0°10′40″W / 43.8336°N 0.1778°W / 43.8336; -0.1778Coordinates: 43°50′01″N 0°10′40″W / 43.8336°N 0.1778°W / 43.8336; -0.1778 Country France Region Occitanie
George Walton (1,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 9, 1778, Walton received a commission as colonel of the First Georgia Regiment of Militia. During the Battle of Savannah in 1778 led by Archibald
List of judges of the Maryland Court of Appeals (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Appeals. Benjamin Rumsey, 1778–1806 Benjamin Mackall IV 1778–1806 Thomas Jones, 1778–1806 Solomon Wright, 1778–1792 James Murray, 1778–1784 Richard Potts, 1801–1806
List of justices of the Vermont Supreme Court (39 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
State Archives and Records Administration, "Justices of the Supreme Court, 1778–Present. "Biographical Directory of Federal Judges". Federal Judicial Center
USS Alliance (1778) (5,499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
cousins, William and James K. Hackett, launched on 28 April 1778, and renamed Alliance on 29 May 1778 by resolution of the Continental Congress. Her first commanding
Highland Fencible Corps (7,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who had been appointed colonel, and it was embodied in Glasgow in April, 1778. Of the men, 700 were raised in Argyleshire and other parts of the western
Cornelis Vollenhoven (21 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cornelis Vollenhoven (3 February 1778, Amsterdam – 14 November 1849, The Hague) was a Dutch politician. "Mr. C. Vollenhoven". www.parlement.com.
Selby Canal (2,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Haddlesey to the town of Selby where it joins the River Ouse. It opened in 1778, and provided the main outlet for the Aire and Calder Navigation until 1826
Diplomacy in the American Revolutionary War (8,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the United States, leading to growing British suspicions of the Dutch. In 1778 the Dutch refused to be bullied into taking Britain's side in the war against
Thomas Chittenden (709 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chittenden was the first and third governor of the state of Vermont, serving from 1778 to 1789, when Vermont was a largely unrecognized independent state, called
Luc, Hautes-Pyrénées (27 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
0°10′40″E / 43.1533°N 0.1778°E / 43.1533; 0.1778Coordinates: 43°09′12″N 0°10′40″E / 43.1533°N 0.1778°E / 43.1533; 0.1778 Country France Region Occitanie
HMS Concorde (1783) (2,686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
American War of Independence, and reached Martinique on 17 August 1778. On 28 August 1778, under Captain Le Gardeur de Tilly, she came up on the 32-gun HMS Minerva
HMS Medea (1778) (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
first commissioned in May 1778 under the command of Captain William Cornwallis. She was sold for breaking up in 1805. In July 1778, Medea started to cruise
Symphony No. 31 (Mozart) (791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
composed in 1778 during Mozart's unsuccessful job-hunting sojourn in Paris. The composer was then 22 years old. The premiere took place on 12 June 1778 in a
Francis Dana (769 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Massachusetts. He served as a delegate to the Continental Congress in 1777–1778 and 1784. He signed the Articles of Confederation. His wife Elizabeth was
President's House (Philadelphia) (3,947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Independence Hall), and was built by widow Mary Masters about 1767. During the 1777-1778 British occupation of Philadelphia, it was headquarters for General Sir William
Felinae (2,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reformed ed.). Holmiae: Laurentii Salvii. pp. 42–44. Schreber, J. C. D. (1778). "Die wilde Kaze" [The wild Cat]. Die Säugthiere in Abbildungen nach der
Luc, Hautes-Pyrénées (27 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
0°10′40″E / 43.1533°N 0.1778°E / 43.1533; 0.1778Coordinates: 43°09′12″N 0°10′40″E / 43.1533°N 0.1778°E / 43.1533; 0.1778 Country France Region Occitanie
List of Speakers of the Vermont House of Representatives (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1791 as the fourteenth state, but its House of Representatives dates from 1778, when the Vermont Republic was created. Vermont had a unicameral legislature
Silas Deane (2,210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
behavior, leading them to recall him on December 8, 1777. On February 6, 1778, Deane and the other commissioners signed the Treaties of Amity and Commerce
Selby Canal (2,844 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Haddlesey to the town of Selby where it joins the River Ouse. It opened in 1778, and provided the main outlet for the Aire and Calder Navigation until 1826
Teodoro Sánchez de Bustamante (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Teodoro Sánchez de Bustamante (10 January 1778–1 May 1851) was an Argentine statesman, lawyer and soldier. He was a representative to the Congress of Tucumán
Colonial empire (2,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom of Siam Kingdom of Vientiane (1778–1828) Kingdom of Luang Prabang (1778–1893) Kingdom of Champasak (1778–1893) Kingdom of Cambodia (1771–1867)
Dodwad (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
district in the southern state of Karnataka, India. Kittur Rani Chennamma (1778−1829) was the queen of the princely state of Kittur in Karnataka was ruler
Arsenije Loma (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arsenije Loma (Serbian Cyrillic: Арсеније Лома; 1778–1815) was a Serbian voivode (military commander) in the First and Second Serbian Uprising of the Serbian
Ancient Hawaii (3,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Cook made the first known European contact with ancient Hawaiians in 1778. He was followed by many other Europeans and Americans. There have been changing
Departments of the Continental Army (2,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
quarters at Valley Forge. In 1778 this department was the scene of the Monmouth campaign. After Monmouth, on June 28, 1778, major military operations in
Loudéac (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′40″N 2°45′14″W / 48.1778°N 2.7539°W / 48.1778; -2.7539Coordinates: 48°10′40″N 2°45′14″W / 48.1778°N 2.7539°W / 48.1778; -2.7539 Country France
Capture of Montserrat (281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Capture of Montserrat was accomplished by a French naval expedition that seized the island of Montserrat from the British on 22 February 1782 during
Ignaz Schiffermüller (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unsatisfactory: he mentions suggestions made by Giovanni Antonio Scopoli (1723–1778) in his Entomologia Carniolica (1763) and August Johann Rösel (1705–1759)
Safranbolulu Izzet Mehmet Pasha (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pasha [tr]. Izzet Mehmed Pasha came to Istanbul in 1759/60 to work with him. In 1778, he married Halil Hamid Pasha's daughter, becoming his son-in-law. He then
Holy Trinity Cathedral of the Alexander Nevsky Lavra (1,524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
until 1774 that a design by Ivan Starov was selected. Construction began in 1778 and the cathedral was finally completed and consecrated in 1790. On the day
Charles Henri Hector d'Estaing (2,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence in 1778, d'Estaing led a fleet to aid the American rebels. He participated in a failed Franco-American siege of Newport, Rhode Island in 1778 and the
President's House (Philadelphia) (3,947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Independence Hall), and was built by widow Mary Masters about 1767. During the 1777-1778 British occupation of Philadelphia, it was headquarters for General Sir William
Connecticut Line (2,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1777 until his resignation on 13 March 1778. The regiment was commanded by Colonel Zebulon Butler from 13 March 1778 to 1 January 1781. The 3rd Connecticut
Battle of Alligator Creek Bridge (1,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Alligator Bridge took place on June 30, 1778, and was the only major engagement in an unsuccessful campaign to conquer British East Florida
Sullivan Expedition (3,766 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attacks against American settlements as had occurred the previous year of 1778, such as the Cobleskill, Wyoming Valley and Cherry Valley massacres. The
Franz Anton von Kolowrat-Liebsteinsky (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kolowrat-Liebsteinsky (Czech: František Antonín Kolovrat-Libštejnský; 31 January 1778 – 4 April 1861) was Bohemian noble and Austrian statesman from the House
Álvaro XI of Kongo (122 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Álvaro XI (died 1779) was ruler of the Kingdom of Kongo (1764–1779) from the Kinlaza house. He overthrew the rule of first Pedro V, who had refused to
Carl Bernhard von Trinius (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Bernhard von Trinius (6 March 1778, Eisleben – 12 March 1844, St. Petersburg) was a German-born botanist and physician. He studied medicine at several
James Hakewill (299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Hakewill (1778–1843) was an English architect, best known for his illustrated publications. The second son of John Hakewill, he was brought up as
List of early-modern women poets (UK) (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rachel Speght (b. c.1597) Mariana Starke (c.1762–1838) Anne Steele (1717–1778) Agnes Strickland (1796–1874) Elizabeth Stuart, Queen of Bohemia (1596–1660)
Baron de Saumarez (385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from which the Barons de Saumarez are descended. Matthew de Sausmarez (1718–1778), father of the first baron, was a younger brother of John de Sausmarez (1706–1774)
Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peregrine Bertie, 3rd Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven PC (1714 – 12 August 1778), styled Lord Willoughby de Eresby from 1715 to 1723 and Marquess of Lindsey
Callahan, Florida (583 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fair. The Battle of Alligator Bridge took place around Callahan on June 30, 1778, and was the only major engagement in an unsuccessful campaign to conquer
British Legion (American Revolution) (1,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
consisted of infantry or cavalry alone. This unit was raised in New York in July 1778 by Sir Henry Clinton in order to merge several small Loyalist units into
Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel (1,887 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conduct as his second-in-command at the inconclusive Battle of Ushant in July 1778; the dispute led to Keppel being court-martialled, although he was subsequently
Cryptogam (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for classification of all known plants and animals, Carl Linnaeus (1707–1778) divided the plant kingdom into 24 classes, one of which was the "Cryptogamia"
John Jackson (painter) (872 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
RA (31 May 1778 – 1 June 1831) was an English painter who specialised in portraits. John Jackson was baptised on 30th May 1775 (not 1778) in Lastingham
Jordan Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Pennsylvania Country United States State Pennsylvania County Northumberland Settled 1778 Incorporated 1852 Government  • Type Board of Supervisors Area  • Total 17
Messier 55 (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to allow for easy observation. He finally observed and catalogued it in 1778. The cluster can be seen with a pair of 50 mm binoculars, although resolving
William Falconer (bishop) (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(1707–1784) was a Scottish clergyman who served as the Bishop of Moray (1742–1778), Primus of the Scottish Episcopal Church (1762–1782) and Bishop of Edinburgh
Tailless tenrec (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tenrecidae Subfamily: Tenrecinae Genus: Tenrec Lacépède, 1799 Species: T. ecaudatus Binomial name Tenrec ecaudatus (Schreber, 1778) Tailless tenrec range
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham (11,857 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, PC, FRS (15 November 1708 – 11 May 1778) was a British statesman of the Whig group who served as Prime Minister of Great
National park (3,877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(established in 1776), and the area surrounding Bogd Khan Uul Mountain (1778) are seen as the oldest legally protected areas, predating Yellowstone by
Charles de Salaberry (1,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant Colonel Charles-Michel d'Irumberry de Salaberry, CB (November 19, 1778 – February 27, 1829) was a Canadian military officer and statesman of the
Scotch bonnet (sea snail) (3,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
granulatum, and was described by the Austrian naturalist Ignaz von Born in 1778. Born's description is in Latin and reads: "Testa ovata, transversim, obsolete
Siege of Yorktown (1781) (6,536 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Siege of Yorktown, also known as the Battle of Yorktown, the surrender at Yorktown, or the German Battle, ending on October 19, 1781, at Yorktown,
Daniel Horsmanden (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Daniel Horsmanden (June 4, 1691 – 28 September 1778) was a chief justice of the supreme court in the Province of New York and member of the governor's
Action of 2 September 1781 (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1796). Relation des combats et des évènements de la guerre maritime de 1778 entre la France et l'Angleterre mêlée de réflexions sur les manoeuvres des
Augustus Toplady (2,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Augustus Montague Toplady /ˈtɒpləˌdiː/ (4 November 1740 – 11 August 1778) was an Anglican cleric and hymn writer. He was a major Calvinist opponent of