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Siege of Yorktown (6,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

Yorktown, German Battle or the Siege of Little York, ending on October 19, 1781, at Yorktown, Virginia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American
American Revolutionary War (27,207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cornwallis' army and, with no sign of relief, he surrendered in October 1781. Whigs in Britain had long opposed the pro-war Tories in Parliament, and
Articles of Confederation (8,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ratification. The Articles of Confederation came into force on March 1, 1781, after being ratified by all 13 states. A guiding principle of the Articles
Congress of the Confederation (2,055 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
governing body of the United States of America that existed from March 1, 1781, to March 4, 1789. A unicameral body with legislative and executive function
Revolt of the Comuneros (New Granada) (1,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Venezuela) against the Spanish authorities from March through October 1781. The revolt was in reaction to the increase in taxation to raise funds for
1781 English cricket season (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The 1781 English cricket season was the 10th in which matches have been awarded retrospective first-class cricket status. The scorecards of six first-class
First Anglo-Maratha War (1,315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
loss through the Battle of Durdah on March 24, 1781. Colonel Murre arrived with fresh forces in April, 1781 to assist Popham and Camac. After his defeat
Peters Township, Washington County, Pennsylvania (1,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southwest, and Cecil Township to the west. Peters Township was incorporated in 1781 as one of Washington County's thirteen original townships. It had fallen
Fart Proudly (453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popular name of an essay about flatulence written by Benjamin Franklin c. 1781 while he was living abroad as United States Ambassador to France. "A Letter
Siege of Pensacola (2,367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Siege of Pensacola was a siege fought in 1781, the culmination of Spain's conquest of the British province of West Florida during the Gulf Coast campaign
Washington County, Pennsylvania (2,635 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
820. Its county seat is Washington. The county was created on March 28, 1781, from part of Westmoreland County. The city and county were both named after
Messier object (2,112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Messier, 1781. Catalogue des Nébuleuses & des amas d'Étoiles. Connoissance des Temps Pour l'Année 1784 (published 1781), pp. 227–267 Bibcode: 1781CdT..1784
List of American Revolutionary War battles (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saratoga campaign (1777) Philadelphia campaign (1777–78) Yorktown campaign (1781) Northern theater of the American Revolutionary War after Saratoga (1778–81)
Bank of North America (1,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Bank of North America was a private bank first adopted on May 26, 1781, by the Confederation Congress, and opened in Philadelphia on January 7, 1782
List of Acts of the Parliament of Great Britain, 1780–1800 (19,324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Act 1781 c. 68 Criminal Law Act 1781 c. 69 Customs Act 1781 c. 16 Customs Act 1781 c. 28 Customs Act 1781 c. 32 Denbigh to Ruthland Road Act 1781 c. 80
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company (1,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for in the United States. Takeda Pharmaceuticals was founded on June 12, 1781, and was incorporated on January 29, 1925. In 1977, Takeda first entered
John Hanson (2,908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Articles of Confederation in 1781 after Maryland finally joined the other states in ratifying them. In November 1781, he was elected as first President
Battle of Guilford Court House (3,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Guilford Court House was fought on March 15, 1781, during the American Revolutionary War, at a site which is now in Greensboro, the seat
Second Continental Congress (1,809 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1777, and the State Legislature of Maryland was the last on February 2, 1781. May 10, 1775 – December 12, 1776, Pennsylvania State House, Philadelphia
Rebellion of Túpac Amaru II (1,589 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amaru II, an early leader of the rebellion, was captured and executed in 1781, the rebellion continued for at least another year under other leaders. The
Papyrus Oxyrhynchus 208 + 1781 (1,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The second leaf (John 16:14-30) was published in 1922 as Oxyrhynchus no. 1781. It was examined by Grenfell, Hunt, Wessely, Schofield, Comfort, and Barrett
Second Anglo-Mysore War (1,871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
instead. The arrival of Lord Macartney as governor of Madras in the summer of 1781 included news of war with the Dutch Republic. Macartney ordered the seizure
Messier 89 (591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the constellation Virgo. It was discovered by Charles Messier on March 18, 1781. M89 is a member of the Virgo Cluster of galaxies. Current observations indicate
Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France (722 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis Joseph de France (Louis Joseph Xavier François; 22 October 1781 – 4 June 1789) was the second child and elder son of King Louis XVI of France and
Théâtre de la Porte Saint-Martin (400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the 10th arrondissement of Paris. It was first built very rapidly in 1781 under the direction of Nicolas Lenoir [fr] (1726–1810) to house the Paris
Battle of Cowpens (5,605 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an engagement during the American Revolutionary War fought on January 17, 1781, between American Colonial forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan and
Túpac Katari (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Túpac Katari or Catari (also Túpaj Katari) (c. 1750–November 15, 1781), born Julián Apasa Nina, was the indigenous Aymara leader of a major insurrection
Messier 86 (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
galaxy in the constellation Virgo. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. M86 lies in the heart of the Virgo Cluster of galaxies and forms a most
Pueblo de Los Ángeles (2,946 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lady the Queen of the Angels) was the Spanish civilian pueblo founded in 1781, which by the 20th century became the American metropolis of Los Angeles
Richard Stockton (Continental Congressman) (2,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richard Stockton (October 1, 1730 – February 28, 1781) was an American lawyer, jurist, legislator, and a signer of the Declaration of Independence. Richard
Continental Congress (5,340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
operated under the Articles of Confederation once the document took effect in 1781. It first convened in Philadelphia and later moved to several other cities
United States Secretary of War (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Congress of the Confederation under the Articles of Confederation between 1781 and 1789. Benjamin Lincoln and later Henry Knox held the position. When Washington
Messier 100 (1,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
size of the Milky Way. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 15, 1781 and was subsequently entered in Messier's catalogue of nebulae and star clusters
Invasion of Minorca (1781) (3,059 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
invasion of Menorca was therefore planned during the first few months of 1781, largely by Don Luis Berton de los Blats, Duque de Crillon (or rather, Duc
Battle of Jersey (2,495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Jersey (6 January 1781) was an attempt by French forces to invade Jersey and remove the threat the island posed to French and American shipping
Messier 103 (504 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formed in the constellation Cassiopeia. This open cluster was discovered in 1781 by Charles Messier's friend and collaborator Pierre Méchain. It is one of
The Crown Inn, Birmingham (169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crown Inn is a public house in Broad Street, Birmingham, England. Built in 1781, it was rebuilt in 1883, 1930 and 1991. It is Grade II listed. It was the
Perm Governorate (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was an administrative unit of the Russian Empire and the Soviet Union from 1781 to 1923. It was located on both slopes of the Ural Mountains, and its administrative
Messier 91 (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the last of a group of eight nebulae discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. Originally M91 was a missing Messier object in the catalogue as the result
Denton, Maryland (1,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and it is the county seat of Caroline County. Denton was established in 1781. It was first called Eden Town, for Sir Robert Eden, the last royal governor
John Parke Custis (1,317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Parke Custis ("Jacky") (27 November 1754 – 5 November 1781) was a Virginia planter and the son of Martha Washington and stepson of George Washington
Denton, Maryland (1,419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and it is the county seat of Caroline County. Denton was established in 1781. It was first called Eden Town, for Sir Robert Eden, the last royal governor
Messier 106 (861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the constellation Canes Venatici. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain in 1781. M106 is at a distance of about 22 to 25 million light-years away from Earth
John Thomas (bishop of Winchester) (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Thomas (17 August 1696 – 1 May 1781) was an English bishop. He was educated at Charterhouse School and Christ Church, Oxford, where he graduated M
Spain and the American Revolutionary War (2,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
supplies. Spain also provided financing for the final Siege of Yorktown in 1781 with a collection of gold and silver in Havana, Cuba. Spain was allied with
Messier 88 (698 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the constellation Coma Berenices. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. M88 is one of the fifteen Messier objects that belong to the nearby Virgo
Orange County, Vermont (1,494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seat) is the town of Chelsea. Orange County was organized on 2 February 1781 as an original county within the state. According to the U.S. Census Bureau
Windsor County, Vermont (1,462 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the U.S. state of Vermont Vermont's location within the U.S. Founded 1781 Shire Town Woodstock Largest town Hartford Area  • Total 977 sq mi (2,530 km2)
Messier 84 (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the constellation Virgo. Charles Messier discovered Messier 84 on 18 March 1781 in a systematic search for "nebulous objects" in the night sky. The object
Zabdiel Sampson (130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Zabdiel Sampson (August 22, 1781 – July 19, 1828) was a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts. Born in Plympton, Massachusetts, Sampson pursued classical
Little Russia Governorate (1764–1781) (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was governed by Pyotr Rumyantsev. With another administrative reform of 1781 the governorate and its subdivisions (regiments) were liquidated and replaced
Benjamin Lincoln (3,040 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lieutenant governor but only winning one term in that office. He served from 1781 to 1783 as the United States Secretary of War. In 1787, Lincoln led a militia
List of counties in Vermont (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called Bennington County and the eastern was called Cumberland County. In 1781, Cumberland County was separated into three counties in Vermont plus another
Edmund Keene (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edmund Keene (1714 – 6 July 1781) was an English churchman and academic, Master of Peterhouse, Cambridge, Bishop of Chester and Bishop of Ely. Keene was
Messier 98 (660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Méchain on 15 March 1781, along with nearby M99 and M100, and was cataloged by French astronomer Charles Messier on 13 April 1781 in his Catalogue des
Anglo-French War (1778–1783) (5,914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Netherlands in December 1780. Admiral Rodney spent the years of 1780 and 1781 in the Caribbean plundering and sacking the Dutch Caribbean islands. By December
Rutland County, Vermont (2,591 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English county of Rutland. On 16 February 1781 Rutland County was created from Bennington County. From 26 June 1781 until 23 February 1782, Vermont attempted
Messier 85 (610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to be 125,000 light-years across. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain in 1781. It is the northernmost outlier of the Virgo cluster discovered as of 2004[citation
Samuel Washington (877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Washington (November 27, 1734 [O.S. November 16, 1734] – September 26, 1781) was colonial American officer and politician who was the brother of United
List of United States militia units in the American Revolutionary War (2,587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 Pawtuxet Rangers, 1774 Peck's Regiment, 1780–81 Porter's Regiment of Militia, 1781 Richmond's Regiment, 1775–1777 Tillinghast's Regiment, 1781 Topham's
United States Secretary of Foreign Affairs (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a position that existed in the United States government from January 10, 1781, to September 15, 1789. The Articles of Confederation permitted the Confederation
Idomeneo (2,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subject, though it might have been Mozart. The work premiered on 29 January 1781 at the Cuvilliés Theatre in Munich, Germany. The libretto clearly draws inspiration
Oppland (454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The two counties are slated to be re-merged after having been split in 1781 (then called Hedemarkens amt and Kristians amt, respectively). Historically
Battle of the Chesapeake (4,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
War that took place near the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay on 5 September 1781. The combatants were a British fleet led by Rear Admiral Sir Thomas Graves
Yorktown campaign (8,410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary War that culminated in the decisive Siege of Yorktown in October 1781. The result of the campaign was the surrender of the British Army force of
Washington's aides-de-camp (3,402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Augustine Washington—a volunteer aide from September 1779 to May 1781, and from December 1781 to May 1782. Joseph Reed (1741–1785) – Served as Gen. Washington's
Battle of Porto Praya (1,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battle that took place during the American Revolutionary War on 16 April 1781 between a British squadron under Commodore George Johnstone and a French
Battle of Ushant (1781) (323 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
between French and British squadrons near the island of Ushant on 12 December 1781, as part of the American Revolutionary War. A French convoy sailed from Brest
George Stephenson (4,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Stephenson (9 June 1781 – 12 August 1848) was an English civil engineer and mechanical engineer. Renowned as the "Father of Railways", Stephenson
Gentoo penguin (1,921 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
penguin (P. antarcticus). The earliest scientific description was made in 1781 by Johann Reinhold Forster with a reference point of the Falkland Islands
Los Angeles (13,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following
Connecticut Line (2,771 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Connecticut Regiment, and four new regiments created by consolidation in 1781. Not all Continental infantry regiments raised in a state were part of a
Surrender of Lord Cornwallis (744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant General Charles, Earl Cornwallis at Yorktown, Virginia on October 19, 1781, ending the Siege of Yorktown, and virtually guaranteeing American independence
Stocks Mill, Wittersham (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Oxney, in Kent, England which has been preserved. Probably built around 1781, it was named Stocks Mill after the village stocks that stood nearby. The
Battle of Cape Henry (1,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence which took place near the mouth of Chesapeake Bay on 16 March 1781 between a British squadron led by Vice Admiral Mariot Arbuthnot and a French
Uranus (12,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and slow orbit. Sir William Herschel announced its discovery on 13 March 1781, expanding the known boundaries of the Solar System for the first time in
Richard Watson (Methodist) (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Richard Watson (1781–1833) was a British Methodist theologian who was one of the most important figures in 19th century Methodism. Watson was born in Lincolnshire
Messier 90 (1,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
away in the constellation Virgo. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. Messier 90 is a member of the Virgo Cluster, being one of its largest and
John Reed Jr. (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Reed Jr. (September 2, 1781 – November 25, 1860) was a Representative from Massachusetts. Reed was born in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts. He graduated
Ludwig Achim von Arnim (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Joachim Friedrich Ludwig von Arnim (26 January 1781 – 21 January 1831), better known as Achim von Arnim, was a German poet, novelist, and together
Viscount Bangor (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
County Down, is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. The title was created in 1781 for Bernard Ward, 1st Baron Bangor, who had previously represented Down in
Academy of San Carlos (1,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
art academy and the first art museum in the Americas. It was founded in 1781 as the School of Engraving and moved to the Academia Street location about
Niagara-on-the-Lake (2,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century); and Mississauga (18th century). The settlement was founded in 1781 as Butlersburg, in honour of Colonel John Butler, the commander of Butler's
5th New York State Legislature (922 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 10, 1781, to April 14, 1782, during the fifth year of George Clinton's governorship
Gewandhaus (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
noted for its fine acoustics. The first concert hall was constructed in 1781 by architect Johann Carl Friedrich Dauthe inside the Gewandhaus, a building
Ratliff Boon (834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ratliff Boon (January 18, 1781 – November 20, 1844) was the second Governor of Indiana from September 12 to December 5, 1822, taking office following the
Hogg Hill Mill, Icklesham (236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sussex, England which has been restored. Hogg Hill Mill was built in Pett in 1781 and moved to Icklesham in 1790. It was working by wind until 1920, when it
Tobias Furneaux (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Tobias Furneaux (21 August 1735 – 18 September 1781) was an English navigator and Royal Navy officer, who accompanied James Cook on his second
Battle of Blandford (2,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Battle of Petersburg, took place near Petersburg, Virginia on 25 April 1781, late in the American War of Independence. Roughly 2,300 British regulars
Clark's Grant (509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clark's Grant was a tract of land granted in 1781 to George Rogers Clark and the soldiers who fought with him during the American Revolutionary War by
Tobias Furneaux (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Tobias Furneaux (21 August 1735 – 18 September 1781) was an English navigator and Royal Navy officer, who accompanied James Cook on his second
Omphale (horse) (510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Omphale (1781–1799) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse and broodmare that won the 1784 St. Leger Stakes. Omphale was bred by John Coates and was foaled
Arnold, Pennsylvania (1,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Indians. White colonists began to penetrate the area in the 1750s, and circa 1781 Robert McCrea purchased the land on which Arnold is situated. William Jack
Serjeant (horse) (1,015 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Serjeant (1781 – after 1787) was a British Thoroughbred racehorse. In a career that lasted from spring 1784 to autumn 1787 he ran sixteen times and won
Messier 80 (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cluster in the constellation Scorpius. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. The star cluster is located midway between α Scorpii (Antares) and β Scorpii
Messier 99 (767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
distance from the Milky Way. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 17, 1781. The discovery was then reported to Charles Messier, who included the object
Invasion of Tobago (955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
On May 24, 1781, the fleet of Comte de Grasse landed troops on the island under the command of General Marquis de Bouillé. By June 2, 1781, they had successfully
4th New York State Legislature (929 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the New York State Assembly, met from September 7, 1780, to July 1, 1781, during the fourth year of George Clinton's governorship, first at Poughkeepsie
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (7,634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
restless and traveled in search of a better position. While visiting Vienna in 1781, he was dismissed from his Salzburg position. He chose to stay in the capital
Túpac Amaru II (3,335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José Gabriel Túpac Amaru (March 10, 1738 – May 18, 1781) — known as Túpac Amaru II — was the leader of a large Andean uprising against the Spanish in Peru
Pineville, Kentucky (1,534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cumberland River by the Wilderness Road. It was established as Cumberland Ford in 1781 and formed part of Gov. Isaac Shelby's land tracts. When Bell County was
Battle of Green Spring (2,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
City County, Virginia during the American Revolutionary War. On July 6, 1781 United States Brigadier General "Mad" Anthony Wayne, leading the advance
Karl Friedrich Schinkel (1,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Karl Friedrich Schinkel (13 March 1781 – 9 October 1841) was a Prussian architect, city planner, and painter who also designed furniture and stage sets
Henri Cassini (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Count Alexandre Henri Gabriel de Cassini (May 9, 1781 – April 23, 1832) was a French botanist and naturalist, who specialised in the sunflower family (Asteraceae)
Louis-Mathieu Molé (794 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louis-Mathieu Molé (24 January 1781 – 23 November 1855), also 1st Count Molé from 1809 to 1815, was a French statesman, close friend and associate of Louis
Sir William Parker, 1st Baronet, of Shenstone (1,183 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral of the Fleet Sir William Parker, 1st Baronet, GCB (1 December 1781 – 13 November 1866), was a Royal Navy officer. As a captain's servant he took
Young Eclipse (1,024 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 years in Brazil (445 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of years in Brazil. See also the timeline of Brazilian history. For only articles about years in Brazil that have been written, see Category:Years
Owl Nebula (704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Major. It was discovered by French astronomer Pierre Méchain on February 16, 1781. When William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse, observed the nebula in 1848, his
103rd Regiment of Foot (King's Irish Infantry) (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Regiment of Foot (King's Irish Infantry) was a British Army regiment raised in 1781. Ralph Abercromby was colonel, of the regiment throughout its existence.
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (2,785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ephraim Lessing (/ˈlɛsɪŋ/; German: [ˈlɛsɪŋ]; 22 January 1729 – 15 February 1781) was a German writer, philosopher, dramatist, publicist and art critic, and
John Smith (uncle of Joseph Smith) (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Smith (July 16, 1781 – May 23, 1854), known as Uncle John, was an early leader of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). Smith
John D. Sloat (706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Drake Sloat (July 6, 1781 – November 28, 1867) was a commodore in the United States Navy who, in 1846, claimed California for the United States. He
Maryland Line (824 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
disbanded in 1781 7th Maryland Regiment, disbanded in 1781 German Battalion (counted as half a regiment against the quota), disbanded in 1781 Maryland and
Capture of Sint Eustatius (2,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Capture of Sint Eustatius took place in February 1781 during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War when British army and naval forces under General John Vaughan
Earl of Gainsborough (1,221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral in the Royal Navy and also served as First Lord of the Admiralty. In 1781 he was created a baronet, of the Navy, with remainder to his son-in-law Gerard
Massachusetts Medical Society (286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
association in the United States and the world. Incorporated on November 1, 1781, by an act of the Massachusetts General Court, the MMS is a non-profit organization
Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron le Despencer (3,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron le Despencer PC FRS (December 1708 – 11 December 1781) was an English rake and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (1762–1763)
Jean-Élie Gautier (656 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Élie Gautier (6 October 1781 – 30 January 1858) was a French politician who was briefly Minister of Finance in 1839. Jean-Élie Gautier was born in
Battle of Dogger Bank (1781) (1,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Battle of the Dogger Bank was a naval battle that took place on 5 August 1781 during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War, contemporaneously related to the American
Pinwheel Galaxy (1,642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the constellation Ursa Major. Discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 27, 1781, it was communicated to Charles Messier who verified its position for inclusion
Karl Christian Friedrich Krause (1,468 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Karl Christian Friedrich Krause (German: [ˈkʁaʊzə]; 6 May 1781 – 27 September 1832) was a German philosopher, born at Eisenberg, in Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Battle of Eutaw Springs (2,532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
engagement of the war in the Carolinas. Both sides claimed victory. In early 1781, Major General Nathanael Greene commander of the Southern army in the Continental
Skirmish at Waters Creek (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Skirmish at Waters Creek was a minor action fought on March 8, 1781, during the American Revolutionary War. It was fought near Waters Creek in Newport
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania (818 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feature, which in turn was named after Benjamin Harvey, who discovered it in 1781. Harvey was a member of the Sons of Liberty, an eminent colonial-era group
Messier 93 (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Messier then added to his catalogue of comet-like objects on March 20, 1781. Caroline Herschel, the younger sister of William Herschel, independently
Battle of Groton Heights (3,621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
massacre) was a battle of the American Revolutionary War fought on September 6, 1781 between a small Connecticut militia force led by Lieutenant Colonel William
Bansda State (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Surat Agency of the Bombay Presidency. The state was founded by Virsinhji in 1781 and had its capital in Bansda. Its rulers were Rajputs of the Solanki / Vansadia
Chinstrap penguin (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spheniscidae Genus: Pygoscelis Species: P. antarcticus Binomial name Pygoscelis antarcticus (Forster, 1781) Synonyms Pygoscelis antarctica Turbott, 1990
James Yorke (bishop) (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Lincoln 1762–1781, Bishop of St David's from 1774 to 1779, Bishop of Gloucester from 1779 to 1781 and then Bishop of Ely from 1781 to 1808. On 29 June
List of Governors of Virginia (790 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 None 3rd President of the United States 3 William Fleming June 3, 1781 June 12, 1781 None 4 Thomas Nelson, Jr. June 12, 1781 November 22, 1781 None
Rock ptarmigan (1,432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
muta (Montin, 1776) Subspecies some 20–30, including: L. m. muta (Montin, 1781) Scandinavian ptarmigan L. m. rupestris (Gmelin, 1789) Canadian rock ptarmigan
History of the United States (1776–1789) (5,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
soldiers it sent--they were decisive in the great victory at Yorktown in 1781. Their help led to America winning the war overall. Second, he provided leadership
Action of 21 July 1781 (660 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 21 July 1781 was a naval skirmish off the harbor of Spanish River, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia (present-day Sydney, Nova Scotia), during the
Messier 109 (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the star Phecda (γ UMa). Messier 109 was discovered by Pierre Méchain in 1781. In 1783 Charles Messier catalogued NGC 3992 as his 109th object. Between
Lynford Caryl (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between 1758 and 1759 and 1773 to 1774. He died at Canterbury on 18 June 1781. National Archives College web site Alumni Cantabrigienses: A Biographical
Henry Martyn (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Martyn (18 February 1781 – 16 October 1812) was an Anglican priest and missionary to the peoples of India and Persia. Born in Truro, Cornwall, he
Washington–Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (2,417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Particulière under the command of Jean-Baptiste de Rochambeau during their 1781 march from Newport, Rhode Island to Yorktown, Virginia. The route is a designated
Henry Martyn (1,774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Martyn (18 February 1781 – 16 October 1812) was an Anglican priest and missionary to the peoples of India and Persia. Born in Truro, Cornwall, he
Battle of Fort Slongo (151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Fort Slongo (also spelled Salonga) was fought on October 3, 1781 between American Continental Army forces, under the command of Benjamin Tallmadge
Action of 2 September 1781 (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 2 September 1781 was a minor naval engagement fought off Cape Ann during the American War of Independence; HMS Chatham captured the French
Thomas McKean (3,281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their adoption on March 1, 1781. When poor health caused Samuel Huntington, to resign as President of Congress in July 1781, McKean was elected as his
Barton Wallop (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barton Wallop (5 November 1744-1 September 1781) was Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge from 1774 until 1781. The third son of John Wallop, Viscount
Adelbert von Chamisso (1,411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adelbert von Chamisso (30 January 1781 – 21 August 1838) was a German poet and botanist, author of Peter Schlemihl, a famous story about a man who sold
Messier 108 (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the constellation Ursa Major. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain in 1781 or 1782. From the perspective of the Earth, this galaxy is seen almost edge-on
John Hope, 2nd Earl of Hopetoun (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Hope, 2nd Earl of Hopetoun (7 September 1704 – 12 February 1781) was the son of Charles Hope, 1st Earl of Hopetoun and Lady Henrietta Johnstone. He
Cape Corps (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hottentoten (Afrikaans: "Corps of Bastard Hottentots"), which was organised in 1781 by the Dutch colonial administration of the time. Based in Cape Town and
Elizabeth Raffald (749 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elizabeth Raffald (1733 – 19 April 1781) was an English businesswoman, remembered chiefly for her 1769 book The Experienced English Housekeeper. Raffald
Johann Baptist von Spix (1,475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Johann Baptist Ritter von Spix (9 February 1781 – 13 March 1826) was a German biologist. From his expedition to Brazil he brought to Germany a large variety
Joseph M. White (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph M. White (May 10, 1781 – October 19, 1839) was a Delegate to the US House of Representatives from the Florida Territory. Born in Franklin County
Pennsylvania Line Mutiny (1,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1, 1781, and ended with a negotiated settlement on January 8, 1781. The negotiated terms were finally concluded by January 29, 1781. The mutiny
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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
John M. Berrien (905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Macpherson Berrien (August 23, 1781 – January 1, 1856) of Georgia was a United States senator from Georgia and Andrew Jackson's Attorney General.
Robert Hare (chemist) (833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Hare (January 17, 1781 – May 15, 1858) was an early American chemist. Hare was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on January 17, 1781. He developed and
Magellanic penguin (1,595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sphenisciformes Family: Spheniscidae Genus: Spheniscus Species: S. magellanicus Binomial name Spheniscus magellanicus (Forster, 1781) Red area shows range
Jahriyya revolt (846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In the Jahriyya revolt of 1781 sectarian violence between two suborders of the Naqshbandi Sufis, the Jahriyya Sufi Muslims and their rivals, the Khafiyya
Abram Petrovich Gannibal (3,268 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hannibal or Abram Petrov (Russian: Абра́м Петро́вич Ганниба́л; 1696 – 14 May 1781), was a Russian military engineer, general, and nobleman of African origin
Irayimman Thampi (611 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Iravivarman Thampi, better known as Irayimman Thampi (1782–1856), was an Indian Carnatic musician, music composer and poet from Travancore. He was a vocalist
Phycosecidae (93 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ammophilus Lea, 1899 Phycosecis hilli Lea, 1921 Phycosecis limbata Fabricius, 1781 Phycosecis litoralis Pascoe, 1875 [1] http://nomen.at/Phycosecidae Hawkeswood
Juan Pedro Aguirre (100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Juan Pedro Julián Aguirre y López de Anaya (October 19, 1781 – July 17, 1837) was an Argentine revolutionary and politician. Aguirre was born in Buenos
Battle of Johnstown (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Revolutionary War, with approximately 1400 engaged at Johnstown on October 25, 1781. Local American forces, led by Colonel Marinus Willett of Johnstown, ultimately
Battle of Hobkirk's Hill (2,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Camden) was a battle of the American Revolutionary War fought on April 25, 1781, near Camden, South Carolina. A small American army under Nathanael Greene
List of Justices of the Rhode Island Supreme Court (436 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
William Wyatt Bibb (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Wyatt Bibb (October 2, 1781 – July 10, 1820) was a United States Senator from Georgia and the first Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama. Bibb
Benjamin Harrison V (1,848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Second Continental Congress. He served as Virginia's fifth governor from 1781 to 1784. His direct descendants include two Presidents: his son William Henry
Druzhkivka (582 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indicate that a settlement named Druzhkivka was established in this area by 1781 A.D. From the late 19th through the 20th century, Druzhkivka grew into a
Eugène de Beauharnais (1,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rose de Beauharnais, Duke of Leuchtenberg ([ø.ʒɛn də‿bo.aʁ.nɛ]; 3 September 1781 – 21 February 1824) was the first child and only son of Alexandre de Beauharnais
Francisco's Fight (1,545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with a long service record, during the American Revolutionary War in July 1781. The skirmish, which is only known to be documented by Francisco, resulted
Messier 95 (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the zodiac constellation Leo. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain in 1781, and catalogued by fellow French astronomer Charles Messier four days later
Sint Eustatius (4,723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
island became known as The Golden Rock. Edmund Burke said of the island in 1781: It has no produce, no fortifications for its defense, nor martial spirit
Lochry's Defeat (5,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Defeat, also known as the Lochry massacre, was a battle fought on August 24, 1781, near present-day Aurora, Indiana, in the United States. The battle was part
Myrick Davies (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Myrick Davies ( ? – 1781) was an American politician. He served as the Governor of Georgia from 1780 to 1781 after Stephen Heard moved to North Carolina
John Jenkinson (bishop) (399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Banks Jenkinson (2 September 1781 – 7 July 1840) was an English bishop who was the Bishop of St David's from 1825. The second son of John Jenkinson
Messier 87 (8,377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional astronomers. The French astronomer Charles Messier discovered M87 in 1781, and cataloged it as a nebulous feature while searching for objects that
Battle of Spencer's Ordinary (1,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spencer's Ordinary was an inconclusive skirmish that took place on 26 June 1781, late in the American Revolutionary War. British forces under Lieutenant
Richard Beadon (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Beadon (15 April 1737 – 21 April 1824) was Master of Jesus College, Cambridge 1781–1789 and later Vice-Chancellor of the University, Bishop of Gloucester and
Gruber Mansion (349 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Gruber Mansion (Slovene: Gruberjeva palača) is a mansion in Ljubljana, the capital of Slovenia, standing at 1 Astronomy Street (Zvezdarska ulica) on the
Messier 96 (806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lion). It was discovered by French astronomer Pierre Méchain on March 20, 1781. After communicating his finding, French astronomer Charles Messier confirmed
Lord Lieutenant of Essex (535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Earl of Rochford 3 April 1756 – 28 September 1781 John Waldegrave, 3rd Earl Waldegrave 7 November 1781 – 22 October 1784 John Griffin, 4th Baron Howard
Thomas Fairfax, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1,331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Fairfax, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (October 22, 1693 – December 9, 1781) was a Scottish peer. He was the son of Thomas Fairfax, 5th Lord Fairfax
The Robbers (1,445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
drama by German playwright Friedrich Schiller. The play was published in 1781 and premiered on 13 January 1782 in Mannheim, Germany, and was inspired by
Timeline of the American Revolution (3,192 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Timeline of the American Revolution — timeline of the political upheaval culminating in the 18th century in which Thirteen Colonies in North America joined
Jovan Došenović (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Јован Атанасијев Дошеновић, Hungarian: Dosenovics János Atanáz; 20 October 1781 – 1813) was a Serbian philosopher, poet and translator, one of the first
Mariana Victoria of Spain (2,083 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Victoria of Spain (Portuguese: Mariana Vitória; 31 March 1718 – 15 January 1781) was an Infanta of Spain by birth and was later the Queen of Portugal as
Symphony No. 74 (Haydn) (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
E♭ major, Hoboken 1/74, is a symphony by Joseph Haydn composed in 1780 or 1781. The symphony is scored for flute, two oboes, bassoon, two horns and strings
Messier 105 (892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
equatorial constellation of Leo. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain on 24 March 1781, just a few days after he discovered the nearby galaxies Messier 95 and Messier
Vere Beauclerk, 1st Baron Vere (587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral Vere Beauclerk, 1st Baron Vere (14 July 1699 – 21 October 1781), known as Lord Vere Beauclerk until 1750, was a Royal Navy officer, British peer
Samuel Fox (1781–1868) (1,080 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Samuel Fox (1781–1868) was a philanthropist and abolitionist Quaker from Nottingham. Fox was known for his good works in Nottingham. Fox supplied burials
Emirgan Mosque (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
neighborhood of the Sarıyer district in Istanbul, Turkey. The mosque was built in 1781 by Ottoman Sultan Abdul Hamid I (reigned 1774–1789) in memory of his early-died
Nagapattinam (5,398 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
whom it served as the capital of Dutch Coromandel from 1660 to 1781. In November 1781, the town was conquered by the British East India Company. It served
Samuel Huntington (Connecticut politician) (1,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the Continental Congress from 1779 to 1781, President of the United States in Congress Assembled in 1781, chief justice of the Connecticut Supreme
Battle of Fort Royal (756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal, Martinique in the West Indies during the Anglo-French War on 29 April 1781, between fleets of the British Royal Navy and the French Navy. After an engagement
Symphony No. 62 (Haydn) (340 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
symphony written by Joseph Haydn for the orchestra at Esterháza in 1780 or 1781, a good length of time after the writing of Symphony No. 61. The symphony
The Mound (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
construction of the Earthen Mound, as it was originally called, was begun in 1781 and it was extended over the years until by 1830 it was macadamised and landscaped
Yorktown, Virginia (2,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the French Fleet during the American Revolutionary War on October 19, 1781. Although the war would last for another year, this British defeat at Yorktown
Symphony No. 63 (Haydn) (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Hoboken I/63, is a symphony by Joseph Haydn written sometime between 1779 and 1781. It is often known by the title of the second movement, La Roxelane, named
Thomas Stockton (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Stockton (April 1, 1781 – March 2, 1846) was an American soldier and politician from New Castle in New Castle County, Delaware. He was a veteran
Robert Morris (financier) (8,397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the Articles of Confederation, and the United States Constitution. From 1781 to 1784, he served as the Superintendent of Finance of the United States
Pierre Méchain (1,286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
co-discovered three . His sole discoveries are: C/1781 M1 (Méchain), 1781 I C/1781 T1 (Méchain), 1781 II C/1785 E1 (Méchain), 1785 II 2P/Encke, discovered
List of Continental Army units (1777–84) (5,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
organization of the Continental Army, to become effective on January 1, 1781. The number of infantry regiments was reduced to 50 (including Hazen’s 2d
Banastre Tarleton (3,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unit organised in New York, in 1778. After returning to Great Britain in 1781 at the age of 27, Tarleton was elected a Member of Parliament for Liverpool
Menreiki (125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Japanese folklore, composed of Gigaku masks. It is listed within the 1781 compedium of Japanese supernatural entities, entitled Gazu Hyakki Tsurezure
Tenmei (986 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and before the Kansei Era, from April 1781 through January 1789. The reigning emperor was Kōkaku Tennō' (光格天皇). 1781 Tenmei gannen (天明元年): The new era name
Robert Lucas (governor) (1,117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Robert Lucas (April 1, 1781 – February 7, 1853) was the 12th Governor of the U.S. state of Ohio, serving from 1832 to 1836. He served as the first Governor
Siege of Negapatam (1,305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the main British outpost of Madras on the east coast. By the start of the 1781 monsoon season, the British and Mysoreans were at an uneasy stalemate. In
Patent of Toleration (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(German: Toleranzpatent) was an edict of toleration issued on 13 October 1781 by the Habsburg emperor Joseph II. Part of the Josephinist reforms, the Patent
Marquess Conyngham (1,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
created Viscount Conyngham, in Ireland, also in the Peerage of Ireland. In 1781 he was made Baron Conyngham, of Mount Charles in the County of Donegal, with
Joseph Maull (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dr. Joseph Maull (September 6, 1781 – May 3, 1846) was an American physician and politician from Lewes, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a veteran of
Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke (2,994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fleet Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke, KB, PC (21 February 1705 – 17 October 1781) was a Royal Navy officer. As captain of the third-rate HMS Berwick he took
Sri Poyatha Moorthi Temple (610 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
temple was built by Thavinayagar Chitty, the leader of the Chitty people, in 1781 after the Dutch colonial government of Malacca gave him a plot of land. The
94th Regiment of Foot (1780) (143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in England in October 1780. It was placed on garrison duty in Jamaica in 1781 during the Anglo-Spanish War and then returned to England. Captain David
William A. Palmer (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Adams Palmer (September 12, 1781 – December 3, 1860) was an American politician, a lawyer, an Anti-Mason, thirteenth Governor of Vermont, and a
Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis (7,227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
leading British generals in the American War of Independence. His surrender in 1781 to a combined American and French force at the Siege of Yorktown ended significant
President of the Continental Congress (1,703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Articles of Confederation (the new nation's first constitution) in March 1781, the Continental Congress became the Congress of the Confederation. The membership
Siméon Denis Poisson (2,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Siméon Denis Poisson FRS FRSE (French: [si.me.ɔ̃ də.ni pwa.sɔ̃]; 21 June 1781 – 25 April 1840) was a French mathematician, engineer, and physicist, who
Sir Edward Knatchbull, 9th Baronet (580 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Edward Knatchbull, 9th Baronet PC, FRS (20 December 1781 – 24 May 1849) was a British Tory politician. He held office under Sir Robert Peel as Paymaster
List of delegates to the Continental Congress (832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ratified in 1781. The ratification of the Articles of Confederation gave the Congress a new name: the Congress of the Confederation, which met from 1781 to 1789
HMS Goliath (1781) (1,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rate ship of the line in the Royal Navy. She was launched on 19 October 1781 at Deptford Dockyard. She was present at the Battle of Cape St Vincent, Battle
Köchel catalogue (1,056 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 and May 1782 25–26 Vienna 391 340b Song, "An die Einsamkeit" August 1781 and May 1782 25–26 Vienna 390 340c Song, "An die Hoffnung" August 1781 and
Palazzo Belgioioso (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a palatial residence in the northern Italian city of Milan, completed in 1781 in a Neoclassical style by Giuseppe Piermarini. Considered to be one of Milan's
Battle of Cowan's Ford (1,629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Yorktown during the American Revolutionary War. It was fought on 1 February 1781 at Cowan's ford on the Catawba River in northwestern Mecklenburg County,
List of monarchs of Liechtenstein (75 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Josef I (1726-11-19)19 November 1726 – 18 August 1781(1781-08-18) (aged 54) 10 February 1772 18 August 1781 (9 years, 189 days) Nephew of Josef Wenzel I Liechtenstein
Cornelius Harnett (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cornelius Harnett (April 10, 1723 – April 28, 1781) was an American merchant, farmer, and statesman from Wilmington, North Carolina. He was a leading American
Anne Robert Jacques Turgot (4,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Turgot, Baron de l'Aulne (/tʊərˈɡoʊ/; French: [tyʁgo]; 10 May 1727 – 18 March 1781), commonly known as Turgot, was a French economist and statesman. Originally
Viscount Lifford (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Viscount Lifford is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. It was created in 1781 for James Hewitt, 1st Baron Lifford, the Lord Chancellor of Ireland. He had
Allier, Hautes-Pyrénées (19 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
43°10′41″N 0°07′24″E / 43.1781°N 0.1233°E / 43.1781; 0.1233Coordinates: 43°10′41″N 0°07′24″E / 43.1781°N 0.1233°E / 43.1781; 0.1233 Country France Region
Lamarque-Pontacq (21 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
43°10′41″N 0°06′48″W / 43.1781°N 0.1133°W / 43.1781; -0.1133Coordinates: 43°10′41″N 0°06′48″W / 43.1781°N 0.1133°W / 43.1781; -0.1133 Country France
John Ponsonby, 4th Earl of Bessborough (833 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John William Ponsonby, 4th Earl of Bessborough, PC (31 August 1781 – 16 May 1847), known as Viscount Duncannon from 1793 to 1844, was a British Whig politician
Charles Joseph Minard (1,593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Joseph Minard (/mɪˈnɑːr/; French: [minaʁ]; 27 March 1781 – 24 October 1870) was a French civil engineer recognized for his significant contribution
René Laennec (2,208 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
René-Théophile-Hyacinthe Laennec (French: [laɛnɛk]; 17 February 1781 – 13 August 1826) was a French physician. He invented the stethoscope in 1816, while
Cäcilia Weber (532 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
re-entered the Webers' lives. In 1781 he settled in Vienna, hoping to pursue his career there, and on 1 or 2 May 1781 he became a boarder in their home
Sombrero Galaxy (2,942 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional astronomers. The Sombrero Galaxy was discovered on May 11, 1781 by Pierre Méchain, who described the object in a May 1783 letter to J. Bernoulli
List of concert arias, songs and canons by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 369   "Misera, dove son! … Ah! non son io che parlo" (Score/Crit. report) Recitative and aria for soprano and orchestra Metastasio 8 March 1781 374
List of sailing frigates of the United States Navy (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bricole 36 1764 build in France, Le Havre Confederacy Alliance-class 36 1778–1781 captured by the British Congress (II) 28 1776–1777 never completed Deane
Leonard Jarvis (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Leonard Jarvis, Jr. (October 19, 1781 – September 18, 1854) was an American businessman and politician who served as a member of the United States House
Charles Pepys, 1st Earl of Cottenham (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Christopher Pepys /ˈpɛpɪs/, 1st Earl of Cottenham PC QC (29 April 1781 – 29 April 1851) was an English lawyer, judge and politician. He was twice
Jonathan G. Hunton (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jonathan Glidden Hunton (March 14, 1781 – October 12, 1851) was an American politician who served as the ninth Governor of Maine from February 1830 to
José María Calatrava y Peinado (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José María Calatrava y Peinado (26 February 1781 in Mérida, Spain – 16 January 1846 in Madrid) was a Spanish politician who served as the Prime Minister
Prince Henry of Prussia (1781–1846) (489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Henry Charles of Prussia (Friedrich Heinrich Karl von Preußen; 30 December 1781, Berlin - 12 July 1846, Rome) was a Prussian prince and army officer. Henry
George Dawe (774 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Dawe RA (6 February 1781 in St James's, Westminster, Kingdom of Great Britain– 15 October 1829 in Kentish Town, United Kingdom) was an English portraitist
List of British units in the American Revolutionary War (2,596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Virginia Volunteers (1781) Volunteers of Augusta (1781-1782) West Florida Provincials (1778-1781) West Florida Refugees (1777-1781) Associated Loyalists
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (4,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1776 and went through six printings. Volumes II and III were published in 1781; volumes IV, V, and VI in 1788–1789. The six volumes cover the history, from
Kikuchi Yōsai (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kikuchi Yōsai (菊池 容斎, November 28, 1781 – June 16, 1878), also known as Kikuchi Takeyasu and Kawahara Ryōhei, was a Japanese painter most famous for his
Izzet Mehmed Pasha (349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vizier of the Ottoman Empire twice, first from 1774 to 1775, and second from 1781 to 1782. Towards the end of Russo-Turkish War (1768-1774), he was the sadaret
Lessing (crater) (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
named for the German writer Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, who lived from 1729 to 1781. Moore, Patrick (2000). The Data Book of Astronomy. Institute of Physics
HMS Agamemnon (1781) (3,802 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of her construction was £38,303 15s 4d. She was commissioned on 28 March 1781 under Captain Benjamin Caldwell—a full 13 days before her launch on 10 April
American Statistical Association (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
professional society in the US (only the Massachusetts Medical Society, founded in 1781, is older). The ASA services statisticians, quantitative scientists, and
Battle of Torrence's Tavern (1,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the larger Southern campaign of the American Revolution, which, by 1780–1781 involved a series of clashes between the British Army and Loyalist militia
Catholic Church in Sweden (3,274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Catholics in 1599-1781. Limited visits of individual foreign Catholics in Sweden were decriminalised through the Tolerance Act, imposed in 1781 by King Gustav
Nathanael Greene (5,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
March 29, 1781. ISBN 0-8078-2094-6. Vol. VIII: March 30, 1781 to July 10, 1781. ISBN 0-8078-2212-4. Vol. IX: July 11, 1781 to December 2, 1781. ISBN 0-8078-2310-4
Istra, Istrinsky District, Moscow Oblast (901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the needs of the neighbouring Voskresensky (Resurrection) Monastery. By 1781, the village had grown into the town of Voskresensk and become the seat of
Siege of Augusta (867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Siege of Augusta began on May 22, 1781 and was conducted by General Andrew Pickens and Colonel Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee against British troops
William Moore (statesman) (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
He served as Vice-President of Pennsylvania from 1779 to 1781, and then as President from 1781 to 1782. (The positions of President and Vice-President
Vestindisk Pakhus (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Denmark. It was designed by Caspar Frederik Harsdorff and built from 1780 to 1781 for the Danish West India Company, a chartered company responsible for trade
Anton Diabelli (900 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anton (or Antonio) Diabelli (6 September 1781 – 7 April 1858) was an Austrian music publisher, editor and composer. Best known in his time as a publisher
Marsh Mill, California (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
community in Nevada County, California. It lies at an elevation of 5843 feet (1781 m). Marsh Mill is located 2 miles (3.2 km) east of Graniteville. U.S. Geological
Robert Mills (architect) (1,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Robert Mills (August 12, 1781 – March 3, 1855), a South Carolina architect known for designing both the first Washington Monument, located in Baltimore
Bello (crater) (67 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
1976. Bello is named for the Venezuelan poet Andrés Bello, who lived from 1781 to 1865. Moore, Patrick (2000). The Data Book of Astronomy. Institute of
Action of 1 May 1781 (341 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 1 May 1781 was a minor naval engagement nearly 210 miles off the Port of Brest in which HMS Canada, a 74-gun third rate of the Royal Navy
Stamford Raffles (6,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Thomas Stamford Bingley Raffles, FRS (6 July 1781 – 5 July 1826) was a British statesman, Lieutenant-Governor of the Dutch East Indies (1811–1816)
Robert Gardiner (British Army officer) (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General Sir Robert William Gardiner GCB KCH (2 May 1781 – 26 June 1864) was Master Gunner, St James's Park, the most senior Ceremonial Post in the Royal
Beaver Crossing, Alberta (112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cold Lake. Near here was Cold Lake House built by the Montreal traders in 1781.[citation needed] List of communities in Alberta List of hamlets in Alberta
John Dickinson (4,883 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lived at Poplar Hall, for extended periods only in 1776–77 and 1781–82. In August 1781 it was sacked by Loyalists and was badly burned in 1804. This home
James Lawrence (1,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Lawrence (October 1, 1781 – June 4, 1813) was an American naval officer. During the War of 1812, he commanded USS Chesapeake in a single-ship action
Benjamin W. Leigh (575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Watkins Leigh (June 18, 1781 – February 2, 1849) was an American lawyer and politician from Richmond, Virginia. He served in the Virginia House
David Hazzard (1,279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
David Hazzard (May 18, 1781 – July 8, 1864) was an American merchant and politician from Milton, in Sussex County, Delaware. He was a member of the Democratic-Republican
Baron Sheffield (703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
creations were all in favour of one person, John Baker-Holroyd (1735–1821). In 1781, on the second creation of the title, he was made Baron Sheffield, of Dunnamore
François Joseph Paul de Grasse (2,084 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known for his command of the French fleet at the Battle of the Chesapeake in 1781 in the last year of the American Revolutionary War. It led directly to the
Battle of Lindley's Mill (695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Orange County, North Carolina (now in Alamance County), on September 13, 1781, during the American Revolutionary War. The battle took its name from a mill
List of early-modern women poets (UK) (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
than one genre. Eliza Acton (1799–1859) Jean Adams (1704–1765) Lucy Aikin (1781–1864) Mary Alcock (c.1742–1798) Elizabeth Amherst (c.1716–1779) Anne Askew
Thomas Bennett Jr. (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Bennett Jr. (August 14, 1781 – January 30, 1865) was an American businessman, banker and politician, the 48th Governor of South Carolina from 1820
William Lewis (scientist) (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Lewis FRS (c. 1708 – 1781) was a British chemist and physician. He is known for his writings related to pharmacy and medicine, and for his research
Andrés Narvarte (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrés Narvarte Pimentel (1781 – 1853) was President of Venezuela as interim caretaker (1836-1837). As Vice President of the Republic, Andrés Navarte assumed
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
Swallow (1781) Wasp (1782) Kingfisher (1782) Purchased brigs 1781 — 2 vessels purchased from mercantile service Cameleon (1781) Swan (1781) Speedy class
Enenra (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
smoke and darkness. It was first featured in the Konjaku Hyakki Shūi, circa 1781. Enenras mostly reside in bonfires; when they emerge, they take human shape
Siege of Ninety-Six (1,328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carolina late in the American Revolutionary War. From May 22 to June 18, 1781, Continental Army Major General Nathanael Greene led 1,000 troops in a siege
Zong massacre (5,132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the British slave ship Zong on and in the days following 29 November 1781. The Gregson slave-trading syndicate, based in Liverpool, owned the ship
Laakso (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the east. The neighbourhood has an area of 0.74 km², a population of 1781 and 1583 jobs (December 31, 2003). Laakso is neighbourhood #18 in the official
Raid on Richmond (1,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
American Revolutionary War British map of the attack on Richmond, January 5th 1781 Belligerents  United States  Great Britain Commanders and leaders Thomas
Western parotia (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Paradisaeidae Genus: Parotia Species: P. sefilata Binomial name Parotia sefilata (Pennant, 1781)
Charles Bagot (1,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Charles Bagot GCB (23 September 1781 – 19 May 1843) was a British politician, diplomat and colonial administrator. He served as ambassador to the United
Haji Shariatullah (2,538 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Haji Shariatullah (1781–1840) was an eminent Islamic reformer of the Indian subcontinent in British India. He is known for founding the Faraizi movement
Sewadjkare (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baker he was the eleventh ruler of the dynasty, reigning for a short time c. 1781 BC. Alternatively, Thomas Schneider, Detlef Franke and Jürgen von Beckerath
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
Swallow (1781) Wasp (1782) Kingfisher (1782) Purchased brigs 1781 — 2 vessels purchased from mercantile service Cameleon (1781) Swan (1781) Speedy class
North Carolina Line (961 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
32 May 21 to June 19, 1781 Siege of Ninety-Six 1781 SC x 33 May 24 to June 1, 1781 Siege of Augusta GA x 34 September 8, 1781 Battle of Eutaw Springs
Virginia Line (1,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Army. Under this reorganization, which was to be effective on January 1, 1781, Virginia was assigned a quota of eight infantry regiments. The Virginia
1781 in literature (662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article presents lists of the literary events and publications in 1781. George Crabbe writes to Edmund Burke asking for financial assistance. The
House of the Count De la Torre Cosío y la Cortina, Mexico City (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Republica de Uruguay Street in the historic center of Mexico City was built in 1781 and the scene for one of Mexico City’s legends. The house is considered to
List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1773 (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1750–1781) John Ives (1751–1776), antiquarian John Coakley Lettsom (1744–1815), physician Ashton Lever (1729–1788), collector John Lind (1737–1781), barrister
Lez-Fontaine (31 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
50°10′41″N 4°03′45″E / 50.1781°N 4.0625°E / 50.1781; 4.0625Coordinates: 50°10′41″N 4°03′45″E / 50.1781°N 4.0625°E / 50.1781; 4.0625 Country France Region
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1781 (147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1781 was unanimously adopted on 15 October 2007. The resolution extended the mandate of the United Nations Observer
Indian spot-billed duck (1,915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
spot-billed duck was described by the naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster in 1781 under its current binomial name Anas poecilorhyncha. The name of the genus
Nathan Brownson (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
delegate to the Continental Congress in 1777 and as the Governor of Georgia in 1781. Brownson was born in Woodbury, Connecticut, the sixth of ten children born
Supreme Executive Council of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (3,541 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elected president November 14, 1781, took office November 15. James Potter, elected vice-president November 14, 1781, took office November 15. No reasons
George Washington Parke Custis (3,911 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Washington Parke Custis (April 30, 1781 – October 10, 1857) was a Virginia plantation owner, antiquarian, author, and playwright. The grandson of
Samuel Ward (taster) (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
is now in the collection of Derby Museum and Art Gallery along with his 1781 portrait by Joseph Wright. Ward lived in Derby. When Bonnie Prince Charlie
Thomas de Grey, 2nd Earl de Grey (724 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
de Grey, 3rd Baron Grantham and 6th Baron Lucas, KG, PC, FRS (8 December 1781 – 14 November 1859), known as The Lord Grantham from 1786 to 1833, was a
List of colonial governors and administrators of Tobago (500 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tobago) – 1779 – 1781 George Ferguson (Lt Governor of Tobago) – 1781 – 2 June 1781 Philibert Francois Rouxel de Blanchelande – 2 June 1781 – 1784 Rene Maria
Edward Shippen III (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Shippen III (July 9, 1703 – September 25, 1781) was an American merchant and mayor of Philadelphia. Shippen was a slaveowner during his lifetime
NGC 5195 (716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
interacting galaxy pairs. NGC 5195 was discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 20, 1781. NGC 5195 and the Whirlpool Galaxy comprise one of the most noted interacting
Carl Fredrik af Wingård (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carl Fredrik af Wingård (born 26 September 1781 in Stockholm, died 19 September 1851) was a Swedish Lutheran archbishop of the Church of Sweden, Professor
Charles H. Pond (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Charles Hobby Pond (April 26, 1781 – April 28, 1861) was an American politician who was the 22nd and 24th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut (1850 to 1853)
1781 in art (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Events from the year 1781 in art. August 27 – Danish artists Marie Jeanne Crevoisier and Johan Frederik Clemens are married. George Barret, Sr. – View
John Keane, 1st Baron Keane (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant General John Keane, 1st Baron Keane GCB GCH (6 February 1781 – 24 August 1844) was an Irish soldier in the British Army. Keane was born in Belmont
George Oliver (historian) (1,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Rev. George Oliver (1781–1861) was an English Roman Catholic priest and a historian of the City of Exeter, Devon, England, and its environs. He was
Archduke Ferdinand Karl Joseph of Austria-Este (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Archduke Ferdinand Karl Joseph of Austria-Este (25 April 1781 – 5 November 1850) was the third son of Archduke Ferdinand of Austria-Este and of his wife
An'ei (858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
before Tenmei. This period spanned the years November 1772 through March 1781. The reigning emperors were Go-Momozono-tennō (後桃園天皇) and Kōkaku-tennō (光格天皇)
Dermatobia hominis (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dermatobia Species: D. hominis Binomial name Dermatobia hominis (Linnaeus Jr. in Pallas, 1781) Synonyms Oestrus hominis (Linnaeus Jr. in Pallas, 1781)
Jacques Necker (6,811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Necker held the finance post between 1777-1781 and "is remembered today for taking the unprecedented step in 1781 of making public the country’s budget,
Montclar-de-Comminges (21 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
43°10′41″N 1°01′20″E / 43.1781°N 1.0222°E / 43.1781; 1.0222Coordinates: 43°10′41″N 1°01′20″E / 43.1781°N 1.0222°E / 43.1781; 1.0222 Country France Region
List of Washington's Headquarters during the Revolutionary War (2,885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
September 1781 from the National Archives. Washington to Thomas McKean, 12 September 1781 from the National Archives. Washington Diary, 17 September 1781 from
Friedrich von Berchtold (350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Czech: Bedřich Karel Eugen Všemír Berchtold hrabě z Uherčic) (25 October 1781 – 3 April 1876), was a German-speaking Bohemian physician and botanist from
HMS Anson (1781) (3,616 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Anson was a ship of the Royal Navy, launched at Plymouth on 4 September 1781. Originally a 64-gun third rate ship of the line, she fought at the Battle
George Taylor (Pennsylvania politician) (1,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
George Taylor (c. 1716 – February 23, 1781) was a Colonial ironmaster and a signer of the United States Declaration of Independence as a representative
Foëcy (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
47°10′41″N 2°09′45″E / 47.1781°N 2.1625°E / 47.1781; 2.1625Coordinates: 47°10′41″N 2°09′45″E / 47.1781°N 2.1625°E / 47.1781; 2.1625 Country France Region
Magnificent bird-of-paradise (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Passeriformes Family: Paradisaeidae Genus: Diphyllodes Species: D. magnificus Binomial name Diphyllodes magnificus (Pennant, 1781) Synonyms Cincinnurus magnificus
Tolerance Act (Sweden) (232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Toleransediktet) was a Swedish law, enacted by Gustav III of Sweden 24 January 1781. It guaranteed freedom of religion and full citizen rights for all Christian
HMS Latona (1781) (4,801 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Revolutionary Wars, and the Napoleonic Wars. Shortly after her launch in 1781, she participated in the Battle of Dogger Bank against a Dutch squadron in
Thomas Nelson Jr. (1,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
represented Virginia in the Continental Congress and was its Governor in 1781. He is regarded as one of the U.S. Founding Fathers. He signed the Declaration
Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, Count of Maurepas (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jean-Frédéric Phélypeaux, 1st Count of Maurepas (9 July 1701 – 21 November 1781) was a French statesman and Count of Maurepas. He was born at Versailles
Valentín Gómez Farías (1,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gómez Farías (Spanish pronunciation: [balenˈtiŋ ˈɡomes faˈɾias]; 14 February 1781 – 5 July 1858) was the President of Mexico for five short periods in the
HMS Africa (1781) (571 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the line of the Royal Navy, launched by Barnard at Deptford on 11 April 1781. During the American War of Independence, she was sent out to India in early
Action of 25 February 1781 (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 25 February 1781 was a small naval engagement which was fought off Cape Finisterre between a Spanish naval frigate sixth rate Graña of thirty
Battle off Cape Split (1,275 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cape Spilt (also known as the Battle of Blomindon) took place on 21 May 1781 during the American Revolutionary War. The naval battle involved three armed
Salisbury District Brigade (1,841 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rutherford, commandant, 1776-1783 (POW from August 16, 1780 to September 1781) Brigadier General Matthew Locke (Pro Tempore, 1779) Brigadier General Henry
British West Florida (866 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida. Effective British control ended in 1781 when Spain captured Pensacola. The territory subsequently became a colony
1781 Epsom Derby (347 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 Epsom Derby was the second running of The Derby - the horse race known as the "greatest turf event in the world". It took place on 24 May 1781 on
Andrés Bello (2,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
y José Bello López (Spanish pronunciation: [anˈðɾes ˈβeʝo]; November 29, 1781 – October 15, 1865) was a Venezuelan-Chilean humanist, diplomat, poet, legislator
Égreville (70 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′41″N 2°52′19″E / 48.1781°N 2.8719°E / 48.1781; 2.8719Coordinates: 48°10′41″N 2°52′19″E / 48.1781°N 2.8719°E / 48.1781; 2.8719 Country France Region
Crinkle-collared manucode (179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Passeriformes Family: Paradisaeidae Genus: Manucodia Species: M. chalybatus Binomial name Manucodia chalybatus (Pennant, 1781) Synonyms Manucodia chalybata
Nathaniel Scudder (428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nathaniel Scudder (May 10, 1733 – October 17, 1781) was an American physician and patriot leader during the Revolutionary War. He served as a delegate
Swaminarayan (6,592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Swaminarayan (IAST: Svāmīnārāyaṇa, 3 April 1781 – 1 June 1830), also known as Sahajanand Swami, was a yogi, and an ascetic whose life and teachings brought
Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington (643 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Garret Colley Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington (19 July 1735 – 22 May 1781) was an Anglo-Irish politician and composer, best known today for fathering several
Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana (348 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Giovanni Antonio Amedeo Plana (6 November 1781 – 20 January 1864) was an Italian astronomer and mathematician. He is considered one of the premiere Italian
Guanajay (255 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
82.68806°W / 22.93056; -82.68806 Country Cuba Province Artemisa Founded 1781 Area  • Total 113 km2 (44 sq mi) Elevation 110 m (360 ft) Population (2004)
French ship Ça Ira (1781) (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the French Navy. Couronne was built at Brest, having been started in May 1781 and launched in August that year. She probably was built from the salvaged
Ma Mingxin (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ma Mingxin (1719–1781) (simplified Chinese: 马明心、马明新; traditional Chinese: 馬明心、馬明新; pinyin: Mǎ Míngxīn; Wade–Giles: Ma Ming-hsin) was a Chinese Sufi master
Tungsten (7,404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chemical compounds rather than alone. It was identified as a new element in 1781 and first isolated as a metal in 1783. Its important ores include wolframite
Assassin (horse) (849 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Newmarket his owner paid 150 guineas to the owner of Young Eclipse (the 1781 Derby winner) for backing out of a match race. By 1789, Assassin was still
List of U.S. states by date of admission to the Union (1,948 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Independence, and each joined the first Union of states between 1777 and 1781, upon ratifying the Articles of Confederation, its first constitution. (A
Earl Erne (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
already been made Viscount Erne, of Crom Castle in the County of Fermanagh, in 1781, also in the Peerage of Ireland, and sat from 1800 to 1828 as an Irish Representative
Shirley's Gold Coast expedition (486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1781, Great Britain declared war on the Dutch Republic, opening the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War. As part of its offensive strategy, the British organized
Pyle's Massacre (1,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carolina (present-day Alamance County, North Carolina), on February 24, 1781, between Patriot and Loyalist North Carolina militia troops. Patriot cavalry
Thomas Lowe (priest) (493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Thomas Hill Peregrine Furye Lowe (21 December 1781 – 17 January 1861) was an English cleric. He was Dean of Exeter from 1839 to his death. He was the son
Hedmark (645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
but in 1757 Oplandenes amt was separated from it. Some years later, in 1781, this was divided into Kristians amt (now Oppland) and Hedemarkens amt. Until
Abraham J. Williams (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abraham Jude Williams (February 26, 1781 – December 30, 1839) was an American politician from Boone County, Missouri. He was the third Governor of Missouri
Jama kaNdaba (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jama kaNdaba (ca. 1727–1781), the son of Ndaba kaMageba, was a High Chief of the Zulu clan from 1763 to 1781. His grandfather was Chief Mageba kaGumede
Hillsborough District Brigade (1,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Salisbury District Brigade on March 15, 1781) Colonel John Luttrell (1781), 2nd Colonel Colonel Jeduthan Harper (1781–1783), 2nd Colonel The Granville County
Joseph Karl Stieler (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Joseph Karl Stieler (1 November 1781 – 9 April 1858) was a German painter. From 1820 until 1855 he worked as royal court painter of the Bavarian kings
Siege of Fort Watson (780 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confrontation in South Carolina that began on April 15, 1781 and lasted until April 23, 1781. Continental Army forces under Henry "Light Horse Harry"
Richard Challoner (3,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Richard Challoner (1691–1781) was an English Roman Catholic bishop, a leading figure of English Catholicism during the greater part of the 18th century
1781 in music (377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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Brownlow North (807 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
years until his election to the See of Winchester was confirmed on 5 June 1781. Throughout the period of his appointments to these two Sees his half-brother
Aginskoye, Zabaykalsky Krai (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
717 (2002 Census); 9,286 (1989 Census); 7,200 (1967). It was founded in 1781 or, according to other sources, in 1811. Within the framework of administrative
Siege of Fort Motte (957 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he intended to burn the mansion down to force the British out. On May 12, 1781, the American forces had entrenched themselves close enough to the mansion
Scuttling (3,488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the vessel on 11 September 1696. The British sank one ship on October 10, 1781 to prevent it from being captured by the French fleet. Furthermore, the York
Dominique Jacques de Eerens (55 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dominique Jacques de Eerens (17 March 1781 – 30 May 1840) was a Dutch major general, politician and administrator, Governor-General of the Dutch East Indies
List of compositions by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (6,989 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1781) Violin Sonata No. 25 in F major, K. 377 (1781) Violin Sonata No. 26 in B♭ major, K. 378 (1779) Violin Sonata No. 27 in G major, K. 379 (1781) Violin
John Mathews (lawyer) (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
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 Carolina
A priori and a posteriori (2,865 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
popularized by Immanuel Kant's Critique of Pure Reason (first published in 1781, second edition in 1787), one of the most influential works in the history
William John Burchell (842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William John Burchell (23 July 1781 – 23 March 1863) was an English explorer, naturalist, traveller, artist, and author. His thousands of plant specimens
Raid on Annapolis Royal (1781) (812 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Raid on Annapolis Royal took place on 29 August 1781 during the American Revolutionary War. The raid involved two American privateers attacking and
John Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley, PC, FRS (9 August 1781 – 6 March 1833), known as the Honourable John Ward from 1788 to 1823 and as the 4th Viscount
Fernando Rivera y Moncada (1,846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fernando Javier Rivera y Moncada (c. 1725 – July 18, 1781), born in Mexico, was a soldier of the Spanish Empire in New Spain. He served in the far north-western
Peircy Brett (1,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral Sir Peircy Brett (1709 – 14 October 1781) was a Royal Navy officer. As a junior officer he served on George Anson's voyage around the world and
Massachusetts Line (3,677 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Chesapeake Bay, and were present at the decisive Siege of Yorktown in 1781. General officers of the line included Major Generals Artemas Ward, William
Lucy Lyttelton Cameron (741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lucy Lyttelton Cameron (29 April 1781 – 6 September 1858, nee Butt) was a British magazine editor and a writer for children with religious themes. Lucy
Matchem (761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Matchem (1748 – 21 February 1781), sometimes styled as Match 'em, was a Thoroughbred racehorse who had a great influence on the breed, and was the earliest
Sumu-la-El (40 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sumu-la-ilu) was a King in the First Dynasty of Babylon. He reigned c. 1817 – 1781 BC (short chronology). Ancient Near East portal Babylonia Year names of Sumu-la-El
Hospital de San Lazaro, Havana (1,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
help. The Real Hospital de San Lázaro, built on the Juan Guillén Cove in 1781 and the church inside the two-story building became a pilgrimage frequented
Arsenije Plamenac (265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Арсеније Пламенац; fl. 1766 – 1784) was the Metropolitan of Cetinje between 1781 and 1784, earlier the co-adjutor to Metropolitan Sava Petrović during the
Yerba Buena, California (1,059 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Yerba Buena was the original name of the settlement that later became San Francisco, California. Located near the northeastern end of the San Francisco
Gopalanand Swami (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gopalanand Swami (1781–1852) was a paramhansa of the Swaminarayan Sampraday who was ordained by Swaminarayan. He worked and guided many followers to spread
1781 in science (353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The year 1781 in science and technology involved some significant events. March 13 – William Herschel observes Uranus (although initially recording it
James Cornwallis, 4th Earl Cornwallis (305 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
command of his brother William and stationed off the west African coast. In 1781 Cornwallis was appointed Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry and was Dean of
List of Zulu kings (175 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from c. 1745 to 1763 Jama kaNdaba (c. 1757–1781), son of Ndaba, chief of the Zulu clan from 1763 to 1781 Mkabayi kaJama, regent ruler until Senzangakhona
Pimelles (369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Viart de Pimelles rebuilt the village church, Our Lady of the Assumption, in 1781, shortly before the Revolution. The church contains a notable portrait of
John Taylor (English publisher) (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Taylor (31 July 1781 – 5 July 1864) was an English publisher, essayist, and writer. He is noted as the publisher of the poets John Keats and John
Hicky's Bengal Gazette (962 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hastings and Kiernander sued him for libel. After four dramatic trials in June 1781, the Supreme Court found Hicky guilty and sentenced him to jail. Hicky continued
Lingzhi mushroom (3,245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Curtis gave the fungus its first binomial name, Boletus lucidus, in 1781. The lingzhi's botanical names have Greek and Latin roots. Ganoderma derives
Battle of Mobile (1781) (711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Spanish had previously captured Mobile in March 1780. On January 7, 1781, a British attack against a Spanish outpost on the east side of Mobile Bay
Konstantinos Lagoumitzis (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Konstantinos Lagoumitzis (Greek: Κωνσταντίνος Λαγουμιτζής, 1781–?) was a Greek revolutionary during the War of Greek Independence (1821–1830), famous for
Charles Messier (1,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Messier, 1781. Catalogue des Nébuleuses & des amas d'Étoiles. Connoissance des Temps Pour l'Année 1784 (published 1781), pp. 227–267 Bibcode: 1781CdT..1784
James D. Breckinridge (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James Douglas Breckinridge (1781 – May 6, 1849) was a U.S. Representative from Kentucky. He was a member of the noted Breckinridge family. Breckinridge
Greensboro, Pennsylvania (3,637 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
91222 Country United States State Pennsylvania County Greene Established 1781 Area  • Total 0.15 sq mi (0.38 km2)  • Land 0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2)  • Water
Wilmington District Brigade (362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Alexander Lillington (1779-1783) Brigadier General (Pro Tempore) James Kenan (1781) The following are the North Carolina militia regiments and subordination
Battle of Wetzell's Mill (1,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Whitsall) was an American Revolutionary War battle fought on March 6, 1781, between detachments of Nathanael Greene's Continental Army and militia and
Pompton Mutiny (890 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jersey, present-day Bloomingdale, New Jersey, that occurred on January 20, 1781, beneath the command of Colonel Israel Shreve. Acting beneath the auspices
NGC 3953 (240 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
NGC 3953 is a barred spiral galaxy located in the constellation Ursa Major. The galaxy is known to exhibit an inner ring structure that encircles the bar
NGC 5866 (679 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
5866 was most likely discovered by Pierre Méchain or Charles Messier in 1781, and independently found by William Herschel in 1788. Measured orbital velocities
Western theater of the American Revolutionary War (3,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
February 12, 1781. In late 1780, Clark traveled east to consult with Thomas Jefferson, the governor of Virginia, about an expedition in 1781. Jefferson
Estaing, Hautes-Pyrénées (20 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
0°10′41″W / 42.9381°N 0.1781°W / 42.9381; -0.1781Coordinates: 42°56′17″N 0°10′41″W / 42.9381°N 0.1781°W / 42.9381; -0.1781 Country France Region Occitanie
List of Secretaries of State of the United States (900 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
This is a list of Secretaries of State of the United States. This is a list of United States Secretaries of State by time in office. This is based on the
American Revolution (19,709 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Union: 1781–1789 (1987) pp. 245–66 Morris, The Forging of the Union: 1781–1789 pp. 300–13 Morris, The Forging of the Union, 1781–1789 pp. 300–22
Battle of the House in the Horseshoe (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Horseshoe. The battle, which took place on either July 29 or August 5, 1781 (with July 29 being the most accepted date), ended in a victory for the loyalists
Samuel Wilkeson (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Wilkeson (1781–1848) was mayor of Buffalo, New York, serving 1836–1837. He was born in Carlisle, Pennsylvania on June 1, 1781. A child of immigrants
Robert Stanard (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Robert Stanard (August 17, 1781 – May 14, 1846) was a Virginia lawyer, judge and political figure. He was the 16th Speaker of the Virginia House of Delegates
Matthew Harvey (649 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Matthew Harvey (June 21, 1781 – April 7, 1866) was an American lawyer and politician from New Hampshire. He served as a member of the United States House
Ricourt (18 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
0°10′41″E / 43.4886°N 0.1781°E / 43.4886; 0.1781Coordinates: 43°29′19″N 0°10′41″E / 43.4886°N 0.1781°E / 43.4886; 0.1781 Country France Region Occitanie
John Keep (652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rev. John Keep (20 April 1781 – 11 February 1870) was a trustee of Oberlin College from 1834 to 1870. Keep and William Dawes toured England in 1839 and
New Hampshire Line (2,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781. On the latter date, he assumed command of the 1st New Hampshire Regiment. He was mortally wounded and captured at Yorktown, September 30, 1781,
Andreas Birch (982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1758 – October 25, 1829) was a professor from Copenhagen. Birch was sent in 1781–1783 by the king of Denmark, Christian VII, to examine manuscripts in Italy
HMS Yarmouth (1745) (369 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
one of George Anson's squadron at the First Battle of Cape Finisterre. In 1781, Yarmouth was reduced in armament to become a 60-gun ship. She remained in
William Buller (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at Christ Church, Oxford, graduating BA in 1757, MA in 1759; BD and DD in 1781. Buller's first ecclesiastical appointments were as rector of Brightwell
10th Massachusetts Regiment (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
companies. On 1 January 1781 the regiment was reassigned to the 1st Massachusetts Brigade of the Highland's Department. On 18 June 1781 the regiment was reassigned
Action of 30 May 1781 (760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Action of 30 May 1781 was a naval battle fought between two frigates of the Royal Navy and two of the Dutch Republic off the Barbary Coast. In the
Pennsylvania in the American Revolution (1,373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
11, 1780) Pennsylvania Line Mutiny (January 1, 1781) Convention Army moved to Pennsylvania in 1781 (1781 to 1783) Pennsylvania Mutiny of 1783 (June 20
Gulf Coast campaign (995 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Spain went to war in 1779, Gálvez completed the conquest of West Florida in 1781 with the successful siege of Pensacola. Spain officially entered the American
Azad Khan Afghan (546 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Afghān (Pashto: آزاد خان افغان‎), or Azād Shāh Afghān (آزاد شاه افغان) (died 1781), was a Pashtun military commander and a major contender for supremacy in
List of military leaders in the American Revolutionary War (7,247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uncovered and he fled to join the British, for whom he served until the end of 1781 as a brigadier general. James Clinton was active in his native New York,
Moncontour, Côtes-d'Armor (55 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
France. The 18th-century French economist Joachim Faiguet de Villeneuve [1703–1781) was born in Moncontour. Inhabitants of Moncontour are called moncontourais
Southern rockhopper penguin (1,525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eudyptes Species: E. chrysocome Binomial name Eudyptes chrysocome (J.R.Forster, 1781) Subspecies See text: E. c. chrysocome – Western E. c. filholi – Eastern
La Chapelle-des-Fougeretz (61 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′41″N 1°43′54″W / 48.1781°N 1.7317°W / 48.1781; -1.7317Coordinates: 48°10′41″N 1°43′54″W / 48.1781°N 1.7317°W / 48.1781; -1.7317 Country France
Noël Hallé (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Noël Hallé (2 September 1711, Paris – 5 June 1781, Paris) was a French painter, draftsman and printmaker. He was born into a family of artists, the son
The Sortie Made by the Garrison of Gibraltar (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sortie made by the Garrison of Gibraltar in the Morning of the 27 of November 1781) is a 1789 oil-on-canvas painting by American artist John Trumbull. The painting
Edward Sugden, 1st Baron St Leonards (829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Burtenshaw Sugden, 1st Baron Saint Leonards, PC (12 February 1781 – 29 January 1875) was a British lawyer, judge and Conservative politician. Sugden
Hannah Tompkins (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hannah Minthorne Tompkins (August 28, 1781 – February 18, 1829) was the wife of Daniel D. Tompkins, Governor of New York, and Vice President of the United
Humpback whale (9,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angleterre by Mathurin Jacques Brisson in his Regnum Animale of 1756. In 1781, Georg Heinrich Borowski described the species, converting Brisson's name
Symphony No. 75 (Haydn) (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
major (Hoboken 1/75) is a symphony composed by Joseph Haydn between 1779 and 1781. The symphony was originally scored for flute, two oboes, bassoon, two horns
Jean-Antoine Houdon (876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Franklin (1778-09), Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1778), Voltaire (1781), Molière (1781), George Washington (1785–88), Thomas Jefferson (1789), Louis XVI
Elisha I. Winter (186 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elisha I. Winter (July 15, 1781 – June 30, 1849) was a U.S. Representative from New York. Born in New York City on July 15, 1781, in 1806 Winter moved to
Ahiman Rezon (707 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it meant to him, remains a mystery. The Ahiman Rezon prepared by Smith in 1781, and used by Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, as well as Daicho's edition of
Baron Muskerry (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baron Muskerry is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. It was created in 1781 for Sir Robert Deane, 6th Baronet. He had previously represented County Cork
Sun and planet gear (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
employee of Boulton and Watt, but was patented by James Watt in October 1781. It was invented to bypass the patent on the crank, already held by James
Razee (1,140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Protecteur Argonaute of 1781 (razeed between December 1793 and March 1794, then renamed Flibustier in June 1794) Illustre of 1781 (razeed between August
Jean-Antoine Houdon (876 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Franklin (1778-09), Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1778), Voltaire (1781), Molière (1781), George Washington (1785–88), Thomas Jefferson (1789), Louis XVI
James Abercrombie (British Army officer, born 1706) (592 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General James Abercrombie or Abercromby (1706 – 23 April 1781) of Glassaugh, Banffshire was a British Army general and Whig politician who sat in the House
Jessore District (1,952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(town) is the capital of the district. Jashore district was established in 1781. It consists of 4 municipalities, 36 wards, 8 upazilas, 92 unions, 1329 mouzas
Humpback whale (9,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Angleterre by Mathurin Jacques Brisson in his Regnum Animale of 1756. In 1781, Georg Heinrich Borowski described the species, converting Brisson's name
Stanford-on-Teme (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1882. Lucy Lyttelton Cameron, the children's author was born here in 1781. She was the daughter of George Butt and his wife and they had another daughter
Abner Nash (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1786) was the second Governor of the U.S. state of North Carolina between 1781 and 1782, and represented North Carolina in the Continental Congress from
Val-d'Izé (57 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
48°10′41″N 1°18′12″W / 48.1781°N 1.3033°W / 48.1781; -1.3033Coordinates: 48°10′41″N 1°18′12″W / 48.1781°N 1.3033°W / 48.1781; -1.3033 Country France
Fourth Anglo-Dutch War (3,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been taken by Admiral Rodney in February 1781, but was retaken by the French Admiral De Grasse on 27 November 1781). The war proved a disaster for the Netherlands
Baron Muskerry (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baron Muskerry is a title in the Peerage of Ireland. It was created in 1781 for Sir Robert Deane, 6th Baronet. He had previously represented County Cork
William Long (mayor) (84 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Long (January 24, 1781 – February 22, 1851) was the seventh mayor of Columbus, Ohio. He served Columbus for over five terms. His successor was
List of years in Canada (718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1771 - 1772 - 1773 - 1774 - 1775 - 1776 - 1777 - 1778 - 1779 1780s: 1780 - 1781 - 1782 - 1783 - 1784 - 1785 - 1786 - 1787 - 1788 - 1789 1790s: 1790 - 1791
New Bern District Brigade (1,171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(August 1780) Brigadier General James Armstrong (Pro Tempore) (2/7/1781 to 2/10/1781) Brigadier General John Bryan (1782) Lieutenant Colonel Richard Dobbs
Peter Scheemakers (848 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Pieter Scheemaeckers II or the Younger (16 January 1691 – 12 September 1781) was a Flemish sculptor who worked for most of his life in London, Great
Bernard Bolzano (4,602 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Czech IPA] born Bernardus Placidus Johann Nepomuk Gonzal Bolzano; 5 October 1781 – 18 December 1848) was a Bohemian mathematician, logician, philosopher,
Iphigénie en Tauride (Piccinni) (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
in four acts by Niccolò Piccinni, which was first performed on 23 January 1781 by the Académie royale de musique (the Paris Opéra) in the second Salle du
Benjamin Swift (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Benjamin Swift (April 3, 1781 – November 11, 1847) was an American lawyer, banker and politician from Vermont. He served as a United States Representative
Saint-Louis (glass manufacturer) (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to 1586 and the first crystal glass manufacturer in continental Europe (1781). The Musée du cristal Saint-Louis exhibits 4 centuries of technical developments
Quock Walker (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unknown), was an American slave who sued for and won his freedom in June 1781 in a case citing language in the new Massachusetts Constitution (1780) that
Potoooooooo (1,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Davers' Woodpecker, Herod's best son from these years, winning once. In 1781, he won the Jockey Club Plate and the Whip, both by walkover, plus a 400
Testosterone buciclate (706 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Testosterone buciclate (developmental code names 20 Aet-1, CDB-1781) is a synthetic, injected anabolic–androgenic steroid (AAS) which was never marketed
Naitō Nobuatsu (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nobuyori. the previous daimyō. He was born in Edo, and became daimyō in 1781 on the death of his father. In the year 1800 he was appointed a sōshaban
Henry Grew (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Grew (1781 – August 8, 1862) was a Christian teacher and writer whose studies of the Bible led him to conclusions which were at odds with doctrines
84th Regiment of Foot (Royal Highland Emigrants) (6,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Nova Scotia (1781). There was also a naval engagement with a French fleet at Sydney, Nova Scotia, near Spanish River, Cape Breton (1781). In the fall
Maha Sura Singhanat (822 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warlords. When his brother crowned himself as the king of Siam at Bangkok in 1781, he was appointed the Front Palace or Maha Uparaj, the title of the heir
Princess Eleonora of Savoy (420 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eleonora of Savoy (Eleonora Maria Teresa; 28 February 1728 – 14 August 1781) was a Savoyard princess, the eldest daughter of Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia
Stephen Heard (882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Governor. He served in this position from May 24, 1780 until August 18, 1781. One record lists Heard as resigning as president in 1782. Heard had fought
1st Rhode Island Regiment (3,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
May 1781 (killed in action) Coggeshall Olney; 25 August 1781 (date of rank 14 May 1781) - 17 March 1783 (resigned) John S. Dexter; 25 August 1781 (date
Cold Lake (Alberta) (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
respectively. Cold Lake House was a trading post built by the Montreal traders in 1781 near the present Beaver Crossing, Alberta south of Cold Lake. The Martineau
Samuel Douglas (177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Samuel Douglas (1781 – July 8, 1833) was a Pennsylvania lawyer and state Attorney General. Douglas was born in Ireland, the son of Henry Douglas and Jane
Custos Rotulorum of Caernarvonshire (141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Wynn, 2nd Baronet 1756–1773 Thomas Wynn, 1st Baron Newborough 1773–1781 For later custodes rotulorum, see Lord Lieutenant of Caernarvonshire. Institute
Josef Mysliveček (3,956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Josef Mysliveček (9 March 1737 – 4 February 1781) was a Czech composer who contributed to the formation of late eighteenth-century classicism in music
HMS Arethusa (1781) (2,206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
38-gun Minerva-class fifth-rate frigate of the Royal Navy built at Bristol in 1781. She served in three wars and made a number of notable captures before she
South Arcot District (Madras Presidency) (672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the British and Tipu Sultan. The British took over the administration in 1781 and established full sovereignty in 1801. The economy is largely agricultural
French frigate Magicienne (1778) (2,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of the French Navy, lead ship of her class. The British captured her in 1781 and she served with the Royal Navy until her crew burned her in 1810 to prevent
William Phillips (British Army officer) (579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Phillips (1731 – 13 May 1781) was a renowned artilleryman and general officer in the British Army who served as a major-general in the American
Compound steam engine (2,861 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
progressively lower pressure, to extract further energy from the steam. Invented in 1781, this technique was first employed on a Cornish beam engine in 1804. Around
William Chadwell Mylne (449 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Chadwell Mylne, FRS (6 April 1781 – 25 December 1863) was an English civil engineer and architect. He was descended from a Scottish family of masons
Burn Standard Company (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
company was formed with the merger of two companies – Burn & Company (founded 1781) and Indian Standard Wagon (founded 1918), and was nationalised in 1975.
Joseph Hawkins (New York) (87 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Representative from New York. He was born in that State on November 14, 1781. He completed preparatory studies, studied law, was admitted to the bar and
Richard Caswell (1,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was also major general over all North Carolina militia in 1780 and from 1781 to 1783. He was born on August 3, 1729, in Joppa, Maryland, one of the eleven
Greater lophorina (899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Paradisaeidae Genus: Lophorina Species: L. superba Binomial name Lophorina superba (Forster, 1781)
Raid on Essequibo and Demerara (1781) (779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The raid on Demerara and Essequibo took place between 24 and 27 February 1781 in the context of the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War (1780–1784). Six British privateers
History of Maryland (9,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sent as indentured servants or criminal prisoners in the early years. In 1781, during the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), Maryland became the thirteenth
Fort Nelson (Kentucky) (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fort Nelson, built in 1781 by troops under George Rogers Clark including Captain Richard Chenoweth, was the second on-shore fort on the Ohio River in the
Flag of Los Angeles (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Silent and E.S. Jones in 1931 for the Los Angeles sesquicentennial from 1781. The city seal is shown in the center of the flag. Surrounding the shield
Saint-Louis-lès-Bitche (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to 1586 and the first crystal glass manufacturer in continental Europe (1781). Communes of the Moselle department Saint-Louis (glass manufacturer) INSEE
Sophie Weber (654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Burgtheater in the 1780–1781 season, but apparently did not make any kind of long-term success as a singer. When Mozart moved to Vienna in 1781, and lodged for
George Hoadley (Ohio politician) (218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
George Hoadley (December 15, 1781 – February 20, 1857) was the mayor of Cleveland in 1846. Hoadley was born in Connecticut to Timothy and Rebecca (Taintor)
15th Massachusetts Regiment (65 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the Battle of Rhode Island. The regiment was disbanded on January 1, 1781, at West Point, New York. Bibliography of the Continental Army in Massachusetts
Thomas Dummer (694 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Dummer (1739–1781) was an English Member of Parliament for Newport (Isle of Wight) (1765–1768), Yarmouth (Isle of Wight) (1769–1774), Downton in
1st Canadian Regiment (1,024 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
primarily in the Canadian theater and New York, and was disbanded on January 1, 1781, at King's Ferry, New York. In September 1775, colonial forces under the
José Antonio Roméu (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Antonio Roméu led a retaliatory action after the Quechan Yuma Massacre of 1781. In 1781, the Yuma tribe attacked and damaged the Spanish Arizona mission settlements
Théophile Voirol (174 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Théophile Voirol September 3, 1781, Tavannes, Canton of Bern – September 15, 1853) was a Swiss general in the French Republican Army, who later became
Flag of Los Angeles (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Silent and E.S. Jones in 1931 for the Los Angeles sesquicentennial from 1781. The city seal is shown in the center of the flag. Surrounding the shield
1775–82 North American smallpox epidemic (2,764 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The New World of the Western Hemisphere was devastated by the 1775–1782 North American smallpox epidemic. Columbus' first voyage to America can be attributed
History of Maryland (9,852 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sent as indentured servants or criminal prisoners in the early years. In 1781, during the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783), Maryland became the thirteenth
Saint-Louis-lès-Bitche (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to 1586 and the first crystal glass manufacturer in continental Europe (1781). Communes of the Moselle department Saint-Louis (glass manufacturer) INSEE
Gatchina Palace (2,306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
palace in Gatchina, Leningrad Oblast, Russia. It was built from 1766 to 1781 by Antonio Rinaldi for Count Grigori Grigoryevich Orlov, who was a favourite
Tom Cribb (1,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tom Cribb (8 July 1781 – 11 May 1848) was an English bare-knuckle boxer of the 19th century, so successful that he became world champion. Cribb was born
Sabium (85 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
King in the First Dynasty of Babylon, the Amorite Dynasty. He reigned c. 1781 BC – 1767 BC (short chronology), and ruled what was at the time a recently
Dean of Clogher (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Young (afterwards Bishop of Dromore, 1763) 1763–1781 Richard Woodward (afterwards Bishop of Cloyne, 1781) 1781–1799 Cadogan Keatinge 1799–1805 John Beresford
Hunstanworth (162 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2011 Census was 116. The village was designed and built around the original 1781 parish church. The Reverend Daniel Capper commissioned architect Samuel Sanders
Alligny-en-Morvan (26 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
4°10′41″E / 47.2008°N 4.1781°E / 47.2008; 4.1781Coordinates: 47°12′03″N 4°10′41″E / 47.2008°N 4.1781°E / 47.2008; 4.1781 Country France Region
Sonata for Two Pianos in D major (Mozart) (441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Pianos in D major, K. 448, is a work composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in 1781, when he was 25. It is written in sonata-allegro form, with three movements
1781 Van Biesbroeck (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 Van Biesbroeck, provisional designation A906 UB, is a dynamical Vestian asteroid from the inner regions of the asteroid belt, approximately 8.5 kilometers
Great Siege of Gibraltar (8,336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral George Rodney in 1780 and the second under Admiral George Darby in 1781—despite the presence of the Spanish fleets. The same year, a major assault
Sir Richard Bickerton, 2nd Baronet (1,965 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
where he took part in the capture of Sint Eustatius in 1781. Making post captain on 8 February 1781, he took temporary command of HMS Invincible and fought
Superintendent of Finance of the United States (820 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
minister. The only person to hold the office was Robert Morris, who served from 1781 to 1784, with the assistance of Gouverneur Morris. Various board and committees
Brookfield, Vermont (714 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Vermont, United States. It was created by Vermont charter on August 5, 1781. The population was 1,292 at the 2010 census. Brookfield is best known for
Martha Jefferson (1,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
served as First Lady of Virginia during Thomas' term as Governor from 1779 to 1781. She died in 1782, nineteen years before he was elected President, and forty-three
French ship Pégase (1781) (167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship of the line of the French Navy, lead ship of her class, launched in 1781. She was captured by the Captain John Jervis on 21 April 1782, in HMS Foudroyant
1789 in the United States (1,247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the agreement under which the nation's government had been operating since 1781, was superseded by the Constitution in March of this year. Articles of Confederation
Aethes smeathmanniana (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the family Tortricidae. It was described by Johan Christian Fabricius in 1781. It is found in most of Europe, Asia Minor and in North America, where it
Scopula marginepunctata (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the family Geometridae. It was described by Johann August Ephraim Goeze in 1781. It is found throughout Europe. Scopula marginepunctata occurs in Europe
John Adams (miniseries) (5,598 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
John Adams is a 2008 American television miniseries chronicling most of U.S. President John Adams's political life and his role in the founding of the
Frederica of Baden (3,821 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Friederike "Frederica" Dorothea Wilhelmina of Baden (12 March 1781 – 25 September 1826) was Queen consort of Sweden from 1797 to 1809 by marriage to King
HMS Culloden (1776) (785 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
army of 6,000 had disembarked in July 1780.[citation needed] On 23 January 1781, while trying to intercept French ships attempting to run the blockade at
Abel-François Poisson (757 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Poisson de Vandières, marquis de Marigny and marquis de Menars (1727 – 12 May 1781), often referred to simply as marquis de Marigny, was a French nobleman who
Cossack Hetmanate (6,338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Russia officially abolished the institute of the Hetman in 1764, and in 1764-1781 the Cossack Hetmanate was incorporated as the Little Russia Governorate headed
Francisco Garcés (1,133 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francisco Hermenegildo Tomás Garcés, O.F.M., (April 12, 1738 – July 18, 1781) was a Spanish Franciscan friar who served as a missionary and explorer in
Megathyrsus maximus (391 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Megathyrsus maximus, known as Guinea grass and green panic grass in English, is a large perennial bunch grass that is native to Africa, Palestine, and
Peyssies (28 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1°10′41″E / 43.8217°N 1.1781°E / 43.8217; 1.1781Coordinates: 43°49′18″N 1°10′41″E / 43.8217°N 1.1781°E / 43.8217; 1.1781 Country France Region Occitanie
Christophe de Beaumont (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christophe de Beaumont du Repaire (1703–1781) was a French cleric who belonged to a cadet branch of the Les Adrets and Saint-Quentin branches of the illustrious
Custos Rotulorum of Kerry (116 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Custos Rotulorum of County Kerry. 1746–1747: The 2nd Earl of Kerry 1770–?1781: The 1st Earl of Glandore 1785–1815: The 2nd Earl of Glandore 1815–1836:
HMS Discovery (1774) (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
transport at Woolwich Dockyard, serving as such between December 1780 and May 1781. She then became a dockyard craft at Woolwich, and was broken up at Chatham
Saint-Porquier (26 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1°10′41″E / 44.0056°N 1.1781°E / 44.0056; 1.1781Coordinates: 44°00′20″N 1°10′41″E / 44.0056°N 1.1781°E / 44.0056; 1.1781 Country France Region Occitanie
HMS Sceptre (1781) (1,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
64-gun third-rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, launched on 8 June 1781 at Rotherhithe. Shortly after completion she was sent out to the Indian Ocean
Dionisio de Herrera (376 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
José Dionisio de la Trinidad de Herrera y Díaz del Valle (9 October 1781 in Choluteca, Honduras – 13 June 1850 in San Vicente, El Salvador) was a Liberal
Physiocracy (2,237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dominated by François Quesnay (1694–1774) and Anne-Robert-Jacques Turgot (1727–1781). It immediately preceded the first modern school, classical economics, which
Cloaked pug (91 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
debrunneata Yu, Dicky Sick Ki (1997–2012). "Eupithecia abietaria (Goeze 1781)". Home of Ichneumonoidea. Taxapad. Archived from the original on March 25
East and West Kent cricket teams (1,297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
there is no known record of an East Kent team until 1781. There were seven major matches from 1781 to 1790 in which teams of this type faced each other
Hillside, Angus (112 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sunnyside Royal Hospital. The hospital which was founded by Susan Carnegie in 1781 as the Montrose Lunatic Asylum, Infirmary and Dispensary had originally been
Belisarius Begging for Alms (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
begging for alms on the street. David exhibited the work at the Salon of 1781 after returning from Italy and it proved a great success. It is now on show