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Siege of Yorktown (6,254 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
Articles of Confederation (8,268 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
American Revolutionary War (27,019 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
Congress of the Confederation (2,051 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) (1,133 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
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
List of American Revolutionary War battles (117 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)
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
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
Second Continental Congress (1,817 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
1781 English cricket season (875 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1781 was the 85th English cricket season since the earliest known important match was played. Broadhalfpenny Down was abandoned in favour of Windmill Down
Continental Congress (5,012 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Confederation when the Articles of Confederation were ratified on March 1, 1781. The newly founded country of the United States next had to create a new
Bank of North America (1,548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was a private bank first adopted on May 26, 1781 by the Confederation Congress, chartered on December 31, 1781 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
Washington County, Pennsylvania (2,574 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
Battle of Guilford Court House (3,083 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
Rebellion of Túpac Amaru II (1,595 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
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
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
Messier object (775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
included in lists published by French astronomer Charles Messier in 1771 and 1781. Messier was a comet hunter, and was frustrated by objects which resembled
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
John Hanson (2,916 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
Takeda Pharmaceutical Company (1,499 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
Orange County, Vermont (1,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the municipality of Chelsea. Orange County was organized on 2 February 1781 as an original county within the state. According to the U.S. Census Bureau
Battle of Cowpens (5,527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Battle of Cowpens, fought on January 17, 1781, was an engagement between American Colonial forces under Brigadier General Daniel Morgan and British
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
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
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
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 89 (588 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
Invasion of Minorca (1781) (3,060 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 during the American Revolutionary War to invade Jersey and remove the threat the
The Crown Inn, Birmingham (177 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
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
Rutland County, Vermont (2,540 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
Spain and the American Revolutionary War (2,943 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 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
Windham County, Vermont (2,163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
original county) exchanged land, adjusting their early border. On February 16, 1781 Rutland County was created from Bennington County, and Orange, Windham and
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
Messier 86 (549 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
Denton, Maryland (1,415 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
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
Messier 85 (586 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
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
Messier 84 (430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formation at a very low rate. Charles Messier discovered Messier 84 on 18 March 1781 in a systematic search for "nebulous objects" in the night sky. The object
Windsor County, Vermont (1,422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Location in the U.S. state of Vermont Vermont's location in the U.S.Founded1781Shire TownWoodstockLargest townHartfordArea • Total977 sq mi (2,530 km2) • Land969 sq mi
Messier 100 (1,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 107,000 light years. It was discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 15, 1781 and was subsequently entered in Messier's catalogue of nebulae and star clusters
Messier 88 (691 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
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
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
Messier 103 (501 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
History of the United States (1776–1789) (5,711 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
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
Anglo-French War (1778–1783) (5,908 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
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
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 the Chesapeake (4,521 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
George Stephenson (4,552 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
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
List of United States militia units in the American Revolutionary War (2,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Regiment, 1776–77 Burrell's Regiment, 1776–77 Canfield's Regiment of Militia, 1781 Chapman's Regiment of Militia, 1778 Chester's Regiment of Militia, 1776–77
Benjamin Lincoln (2,936 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
Messier 98 (658 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
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
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
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
Messier 99 (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Milky Way. Messier 99 was discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 17, 1781. The discovery was then reported to Charles Messier, who included the object
Connecticut Line (2,772 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
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
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
Chinstrap penguin (613 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
Surrender of Lord Cornwallis (729 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
Academy of San Carlos (1,399 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
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
List of Governors of Virginia (785 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
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
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
Haji Shariatullah (688 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
Battle of Cape Henry (1,956 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
Messier 93 (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cluster in the constellation Puppis. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1781. M93 is at a distance of about 3,600 light years from Earth and has a spatial
John M. Berrien (869 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.
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
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
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
Messier 90 (1,102 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
Rock ptarmigan (1,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 muta Binomial name Lagopus muta (Montin, 1781) Subspecies some 20–30, including: L. m. muta (Montin, 1781) Scandinavian ptarmigan L. m. rupestris (Gmelin
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
Tobias Furneaux (654 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
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
Ratliff Boon (880 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
Gentoo penguin (1,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
chinstrap penguin (P. antarcticus). The first scientific description was made in 1781 by Johann Reinhold Forster with a reference point of the Falkland Islands
Uranus (12,518 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
Los Angeles (13,187 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
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
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
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
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (7,570 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
Messier 80 (494 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
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
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 94 (1,376 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, and catalogued by Charles Messier two days later. Although some references
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
Niagara-on-the-Lake (2,721 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
Sir William Parker, 1st Baronet, of Shenstone (1,182 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
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
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
Karl Friedrich Schinkel (965 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
Túpac Amaru II (3,314 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
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)
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
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
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
Capture of Sint Eustatius (1,999 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
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
Edmund Keene (653 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
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
List of years in Brazil (444 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
Battle of Eutaw Springs (2,509 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
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
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (2,766 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
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
Charles Joseph Minard (1,268 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
Action of 2 September 1781 (295 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
John D. Sloat (707 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
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) (1,047 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
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
William Wyatt Bibb (1,098 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
Washington–Rochambeau Revolutionary Route (2,412 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
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
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
Owl Nebula (702 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
Henry Martyn (1,768 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
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
Messier 105 (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
constellation Leo. Messier 105 was discovered by Pierre Méchain on 24 March 1781, just a few days after he discovered the nearby galaxies Messier 95 and Messier
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
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
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
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
Nathanael Greene (4,019 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
Clark's Grant (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
promise. The grant was made by the legislature of Virginia on January 2, 1781, offering them land on the northwest side of the Ohio River. A commission
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
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
Irayimman Thampi (510 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ravi Varman Thampi, better known as Irayimman Thampi (1782–1856), was a Carnatic musician as well as a music composer from Travancore, India. He was a
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
Messier 109 (570 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
Jacques Necker (3,940 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the finance post during the period 1777-1781 and "is remembered today for taking the unprecedented step in 1781 of making public the country’s budget,
Harveys Lake, Pennsylvania (819 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
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
Francis Dashwood, 11th Baron le Despencer (3,483 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)
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
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
Adelbert von Chamisso (1,407 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
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
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
Charles Cornwallis, 1st Marquess Cornwallis (7,138 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
Pinwheel Galaxy (1,609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
constellation Ursa Major. First discovered by Pierre Méchain on March 27, 1781, it was communicated to Charles Messier who verified its position for inclusion
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
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
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
List of frigate classes of the Royal Navy (10,674 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
Messier 108 (572 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
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
Timeline of the American Revolution (2,950 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Timeline of the American Revolution — timeline of the political upheaval in the 18th century in which Thirteen Colonies in North America joined together
Karl Christian Friedrich Krause (1,437 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
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 95 (767 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 (4,596 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 (5,539 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
Magellanic penguin (1,526 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
Symphony No. 74 (Haydn) (222 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
Yorktown, Virginia (2,037 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
Jovan Došenović (885 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Јован Атанасијев Дошеновић, Hungarian: Dosenovics János Atanáz; October 20, 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
The Robbers (1,437 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
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
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 (1,298 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
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
Louis Joseph, Dauphin of France (725 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
Vere Beauclerk, 1st Baron Vere (573 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
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
René Laennec (2,298 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
William Aislabie (1700–1781) (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
William Aislabie (1700 – 17 May 1781) of Studley Royal, North Yorkshire was an English landowner and Tory politician who sat in the House of Commons for
Messier 96 (787 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
Battle of Cowan's Ford (1,006 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,
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
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
John Hope, 2nd Earl of Hopetoun (277 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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)
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
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
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
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
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
Andrés Bello (1,338 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 Chilean-Venezuelan humanist, diplomat, poet, legislator
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
Abram Petrovich Gannibal (3,286 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
Lingzhi mushroom (3,201 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
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
Siméon Denis Poisson (2,822 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
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
Palazzo Belgioioso (326 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
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
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
Marquess Conyngham (1,354 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
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; 0.1233CountryFranceReg
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
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
Samuel Huntington (Connecticut politician) (1,304 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
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
Cornelius Harnett (526 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Edward Hawke, 1st Baron Hawke (2,948 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
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (4,564 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
List of British units in the American Revolutionary War (2,597 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
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
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
William Lewis (scientist) (508 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
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
Köchel catalogue (1,052 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
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
Charles Pepys, 1st Earl of Cottenham (572 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
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
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
Benjamin W. Leigh (580 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
John Ponsonby, 4th Earl of Bessborough (825 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
Benjamin Harrison V (2,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Declaration of Independence. Harrison served as Virginia's fifth governor from 1781 to 1784. His direct descendants include two U.S. Presidents—his son William
President of the Continental Congress (1,745 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
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
Battle of Torrence's Tavern (1,719 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
Carl Fredrik af Wingård (195 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
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
James Lawrence (1,345 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
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
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
Stamford Raffles (6,001 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 British Java (1811–1815) and Governor-General
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
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
Vestindisk Pakhus (280 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 (898 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
Robert Mills (architect) (1,265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Robert Mills (August 12, 1781 – March 3, 1855), known for designing the Washington Monument, is sometimes called[by whom?] the first native born American
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
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
HMS Agamemnon (1781) (3,803 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Gopalanand Swami (475 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
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
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
Virginia Line (1,403 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
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
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
Enenra (439 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
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
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
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
List of corvette and sloop classes of the Royal Navy (5,782 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
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
Edward Shippen III (544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Shippen III (July 9, 1703 – September 25, 1781) was a merchant and mayor of Philadelphia. Shippen was a slaveowner during his lifetime, and his
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
John Dickinson (4,895 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
Banastre Tarleton (4,011 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
François Joseph Paul de Grasse (1,997 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, which led directly to the British surrender at Yorktown in the American
St Andrew's and St George's West Church (1,564 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Frazer of the Royal Engineers and Robert Kay. The church was founded in 1781 and opened in 1784. The church is notable for its elliptical plan which was
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)
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
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
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; 4.0625CountryFranceReg
Swaminarayan (6,538 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
George Oliver (historian) (1,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
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 born
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. –
NGC 5195 (713 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
Raid on Richmond (1,208 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 1781Belligerents  United States  Great BritainCommanders and leaders Thomas Jefferson
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
List of Washington's Headquarters during the Revolutionary War (2,742 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
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
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
Catholic Church in Sweden (3,305 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
George Taylor (Pennsylvania politician) (1,925 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
Indian spot-billed duck (1,910 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
List of Messier objects (1,502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The final version of the catalogue containing 103 objects was published in 1781 in the Connaissance des Temps for the year 1784. However, due to what was
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; 1.0222CountryFranceReg
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
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
Iville (17 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
49°10′41″N 0°55′30″E / 49.1781°N 0.925°E / 49.1781; 0.925Coordinates: 49°10′41″N 0°55′30″E / 49.1781°N 0.925°E / 49.1781; 0.925CountryFranceRegion
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
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
HMS Africa (1781) (562 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
Tungsten (7,285 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
American Revolution (18,895 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
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
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
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; 2.1625CountryFranceRegionCentre-Val
HMS Anson (1781) (3,238 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
Western parotia (273 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)
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
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
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
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
James Abercrombie (British Army officer, born 1706) (484 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General James Abercrombie or Abercromby (1706 – 23 April 1781) was a British Army general and commander-in-chief of forces in North America during the
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
Sombrero Galaxy (2,932 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
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; 2.8719CountryFranceReg
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
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
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
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
Dermatobia hominis (888 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)
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
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 Clare
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
93056°N 82.68806°W / 22.93056; -82.68806CountryCubaProvinceArtemisaFounded1781Area • Total113 km2 (44 sq mi)Elevation110 m (360 ft)Population (2004) • Total28
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
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
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
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"
Shirley's Gold Coast expedition (486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
In 1781, Great Britain's declared war on the Dutch Republic, opening the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War. As part of its offensive strategy, the British organized
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
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
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
List of U.S. states by date of admission to the Union (1,952 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
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
Zong massacre (5,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the crew of the British slave ship Zong in the days following 29 November 1781. The Gregson slave-trading syndicate, based in Liverpool, owned the ship
Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington (654 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
A priori and a posteriori (2,856 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
1781 in music (377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
... 1771 1772 1773 1774 1775 1776 1777 ... 1778 1779 1780 1781 1782 1783 1784 ... 1785 1786 1787 1788 1789 1790 1791 ... Art Archaeology Architecture Literature
Scuttling (3,457 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. During the War of
James Cornwallis, 4th Earl Cornwallis (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cornwallis but held the title for less than a year, when it passed to his son. In 1781 he was appointed Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry and was Dean of Windsor
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
Raid on Annapolis Royal (1781) (748 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
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
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
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
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
Nathan Brownson (795 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
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
John Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley (495 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
List of Secretaries of State of the United States (830 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
Istra, Istrinsky District, Moscow Oblast (961 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
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
William John Burchell (840 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
List of Zulu kings (147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1757–1781), son of Ndaba, chief of the Zulu clan from 1763 to 1781 Senzangakhona kaJama (c. 1762–1816), son of Jama, chief of the Zulu clan from 1781 to
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
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
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
Richard Challoner (3,296 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
Arsenije Plamenac (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Арсеније Пламенац; fl. 1766–d. 1784) was the Metropolitan of Cetinje between 1781 and 1784, earlier the co-adjutor to Metropolitan Sava Petrović during the
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
Battle of Wetzell's Mill (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Whitsall) was an American Revolutionary War skirmish fought on March 6, 1781, between detachments of Nathanael Greene's Continental Army and Banastre
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
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
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
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
Battle of Wetzell's Mill (710 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Whitsall) was an American Revolutionary War skirmish fought on March 6, 1781, between detachments of Nathanael Greene's Continental Army and Banastre
NGC 3953 (239 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
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
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
Peircy Brett (1,220 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
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 177218 August 1781 (9 years, 189 days)Nephew of Josef Wenzel ILiechtensteinAloys
Battle of the House in the Horseshoe (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
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
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,
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
Battle off Cape Split (1,271 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
Messier 87 (7,640 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 catalogued it as a nebulous feature while searching for objects that
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
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
Thomas Nelson Jr. (1,295 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 Declaration
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
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
List of Governors of Georgia (2,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
any schedule or term lengths, and thus the election year is omitted until 1781, when it becomes easier to determine. Bulloch died in office; Gwinnett was
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
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
NGC 5866 (676 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
NGC 5866 was probably discovered by Pierre Méchain or Charles Messier in 1781, and independently found by William Herschel in 1788. Measured orbital velocities
Fort Nelson (Kentucky) (197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Fort Nelson, built in 1781 by Richard Chenoweth, was the second on-shore fort on the Ohio River in the area of what is now downtown Louisville, Kentucky
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
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
The Sortie Made by the Garrison of Gibraltar (704 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 the title of a 1789 oil-on-canvas painting by American artist John Trumbull
Southern rockhopper penguin (1,513 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
HMS Latona (1781) (4,760 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
HMS Serapis (1779) (645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
French, who commissioned her as a privateer. She was lost off Madagascar in 1781 to a fire. Serapis was commissioned in March 1779 under Captain Richard Pearson
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
Gulf Coast campaign (988 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
Ahiman Rezon (706 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
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
Rodel (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Historic Scotland. Located near the harbour is Rodel Hotel. This was built in 1781 and was originally home to Captain Alexander MacLeod of Berneray who had
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
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
Ajyad Fortress (710 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Ajyad Fortress (Turkish: Ecyad Kalesi; Arabic: قلعة أجياد‎) was an Ottoman citadel which stood on a hill overlooking the Grand Mosque of Mecca, in
Newton Cannon (1,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
confused with Newton's Cannon or Newton's cannonball. Newton Cannon (May 22, 1781 – September 16, 1841) was an American politician who served as Governor of
John Miller (Missouri politician) (1,590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Miller (November 25, 1781 – March 18, 1846) was an American publisher, War of 1812 veteran, and politician from Missouri. A Democrat, Miller was the
Samuel Douglas (179 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
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
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
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
Greensboro, Pennsylvania (3,637 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
79278; -79.91222CountryUnited StatesStatePennsylvaniaCountyGreeneEstablished1781Area • Total0.15 sq mi (0.38 km2) • Land0.11 sq mi (0.28 km2) • Water0.04 sq mi
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
Robert Morris (financier) (9,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
important financier of the American Revolutionary War (1775–1783). From 1781 to 1784, he served as the Superintendent of Finance of the United States
John Needham (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Turberville Needham FRS (10 September 1713 – 30 December 1781) was an English biologist and Roman Catholic priest. He was first exposed to natural
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
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
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
Jean-Antoine Houdon (870 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
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
Razee (1,117 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
Francis Hodgson (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francis Hodgson (16 November 1781 – 29 December 1852; also known as Frank Hodgson in correspondence) was a reforming Provost of Eton, educator, cleric
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
John Edwards (New York politician) (141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Edwards (August 6, 1781 – December 28, 1850) was a one term member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Edwards was born in
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
Jessore District (1,985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(town) is the capital of the district. Jessore district was established in 1781. It consists of 4 municipalities, 36 wards, 8 upazilas, 92 unions, 1329 mouzas
James Walker (engineer) (1,476 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
James Walker FRSE, FRS (14 September 1781 – 8 October 1862) was an influential Scottish civil engineer. Born in Law Wynd in Falkirk, the eldest of five
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
84th Regiment of Foot (Royal Highland Emigrants) (6,137 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
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
Abner Nash (386 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
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)
Tokugawa Ieharu (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
married Tokugawa Harutomi of Kishū Domain Tenmei gannen (天明元年) or Tenmei 1 (1781): The new era name of Tenmei (meaning "Dawn") was created to mark the enthronement
James Watt (6,493 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Newcomen's 1712 Newcomen steam engine with his Watt steam engine in 1781, which was fundamental to the changes brought by the Industrial Revolution
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
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
Frederick Charles Augustus, Count of Lippe (394 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Augustus of Lippe-Biesterfeld (20 January 1706 in Biesterfeld – 31 July 1781 in Friedrichsruh) was a Count of Lippe and Lord of Lippe-Biesterfeld, Sternberg
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
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
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
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
Elijah Churchill (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tarrytown, New York, in July 1781, and at Fort Slongo (now known as Fort Salonga, also on Long Island) on October 2, 1781. He was awarded the Badge of
List of years in Canada (721 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
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
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
List of military leaders in the American Revolutionary War (6,841 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,
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
Burn Standard Company (362 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.
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
Aginskoye, Zabaykalsky Krai (726 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
1775–82 North American smallpox epidemic (2,765 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
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
Iphigenia in Tauris (Goethe) (1,767 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
it was first performed on April 6, 1779, in prose form. He rewrote it in 1781, again in prose, and finally in 1786 in verse form. He took the manuscript
Ancient Order of Druids (1,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Druids (AOD) is a fraternal organisation founded in London, England, in 1781 that still operates to this day. It is the earliest known English group to
Tom Cribb (978 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
Potoooooooo (1,027 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
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
Prince Giuseppe of Naples and Sicily (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Giuseppe of Naples and Sicily (Giuseppe Carlo Gennaro; 18 June 1781 – 19 February 1783) was Prince of Naples and Sicily. He died of smallpox aged 20 months
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
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
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:
Compound steam engine (2,843 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
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
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
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
Ironbridge (1,157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from, The Iron Bridge, a 30-metre (100 ft) cast iron bridge that opened in 1781. The area around Ironbridge is described by those promoting it as a tourist
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
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
William Kinney (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Kinney (1781 – October 1, 1843) was an American pioneer, politician, and merchant who was the third Lieutenant Governor of Illinois. Born in Kentucky
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
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:
Mirza Muhammad Rafi Sauda (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mirza Muhammad Rafi 'Sauda' (Urdu: مِرزا مُحمّد رفِیع سَودا ‬‎), (1713–1781) was an Urdu poet in Delhi, India. He is known for his Ghazals and Urdu Qasidas
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
Prince Giuseppe of Naples and Sicily (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Giuseppe of Naples and Sicily (Giuseppe Carlo Gennaro; 18 June 1781 – 19 February 1783) was Prince of Naples and Sicily. He died of smallpox aged 20 months
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
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
Frederica of Baden (3,816 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
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
John Adams (miniseries) (5,658 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
Dutch West Indies campaign (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Dutch West Indies campaign was a series of minor conflicts in 1781 and 1782, in the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War and the Anglo-French War. Following Great
Pied triller (53 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Aves Order: Passeriformes Family: Campephagidae Genus: Lalage Species: L. nigra Binomial name Lalage nigra (Forster, 1781)
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
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
Sanawad railway station (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
76°04′26″E / 22.1781°N 76.0740°E / 22.1781; 76.0740Coordinates: 22°10′41″N 76°04′26″E / 22.1781°N 76.0740°E / 22.1781; 76.0740Elevation200 metres
Felipe de Neve (755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and San José whose surrounding communities became California cities. In 1781, Neve issued the first rules regarding governance of secular pueblos like
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
Long Run massacre (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Long Run massacre occurred on 13 September 1781 at the intersection of Floyd's Fork creek with Long Run Creek, along the Falls Trace, a trail in what
14th Massachusetts Regiment (75 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saratoga and the Battle of Monmouth. The regiment was disbanded on January 1, 1781, at West Point, New York. The Colonel's young son, Gamaliel Bradford III
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
Gatchina Palace (2,314 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
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
Symphony No. 24 (Michael Haydn) (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
24 in A major, Perger 15, Sherman 24, MH 302, was written in Salzburg in 1781. Scored for 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 bassoons, 2 horns, posthorn. and strings
List of Fellows of the Royal Society elected in 1815 (199 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1816) Peter Patten Bold (died 1819) Phineas Bond (1748-1815) David Brewster (1781-1868) Thomas William Carr (died 1829) James Cocks (born 1774) James Dawkins
Cloaked pug (70 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Goeze, 1781) Synonyms Phalaena abietaria Goeze, 1781 Acidalia bilunulata Zetterstedt, 1840 Eupithecia bilunulata Phalaena pini Retzius, 1781 Eupithecia
HMS Eurydice (1781) (1,991 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Eurydice was a 24-gun Porcupine-class post ship of the Royal Navy built in 1781 and broken up in 1834. During her long career she saw service in the American
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
Edward Capell (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward Capell (11 June 1713 – 24 February 1781) was an English Shakespearian critic. He was born at Troston Hall (TL901717) in Suffolk. Through the influence
Gratz Park Historic District (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
residences. Gratz Park occupies a tract of land that was established in 1781 outside the original boundaries of Lexington. The Park was the original site
Horace Holley (minister) (1,501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Horace Holley (February 13, 1781 – July 31, 1827) was an American Unitarian minister and president of Transylvania University in Lexington, Kentucky. Horace
Serenade No. 10 (Mozart) (1,345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
instruments: twelve winds and string bass. The piece was probably composed in 1781 or 1782 and is often known by the subtitle "Gran Partita", though the title
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
Superintendent of Finance of the United States (819 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
John Walker (inventor) (599 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(29 May 1781 – 1 May 1859) was an English inventor who invented the friction match. Walker was born in Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, on 1781. He went
Lee's Legion (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Legion served with Francis Marion and Thomas Sumter in these missions. In 1781, it participated in Pyle's Massacre and the Siege of Ninety Six. The Legion
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
Nicholas Van Dyke (governor) (926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
John Evans who had declined to serve. He would remain in Congress through 1781 and signed the Articles of Confederation for Delaware. For five sessions
List of mayors of Louisville, Kentucky (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
charter. From the time of its first organization as a village, on February 7, 1781, until its incorporation as a city, it was governed by a board of trustees
Battle of Saldanha Bay (1781) (1,030 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bay was a naval action that occurred off the Dutch Cape Colony on 21 July 1781 during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War. A squadron of Royal Navy warships under
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
The Nightmare (2,558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Nightmare is a 1781 oil painting by Anglo-Swiss artist Henry Fuseli. It shows a woman in deep sleep with her arms thrown below her, and with a demonic
Les Neuf Sœurs (897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Masters" of the first decade were Benjamin Franklin (1779–1781), Marquis de La Salle (1781–1783), Milly (1783–1784), Charles Dupaty (1784), Elie de Beaumont
Lives of the Most Eminent English Poets (2,247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only made available to subscribers to the full set of poets, but in March 1781 the collected prefaces were offered separately as a six-volume work under
Humpback whale (9,159 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
William Westall (3,633 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
William Westall ARA (12 October 1781 – 22 January 1850) was an English landscape artist best known as one of the first artists to work in Australia. Westall
Great Siege of Gibraltar (8,415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
George Rodney succeeded in 1780 and the second by Admiral George Darby in 1781 despite the presence of the Spanish fleets. The same year a major assault