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Gebeurtenissen:

Geboren:
13 Maart - Aagje Pieters van der Wende.
10 Oktober - Henry Cavendish, ontdekker van het element waterstof, te Nice, Frankrijk.

Overleden:
27 Januari - Bartolomeo Cristofori, Italiaans muziekinstrumentenbouwer.
21 April - Daniel Defoe, Engels schrijver.
21 Oktober - Willem van den Houten.


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Events:
John Hadley invents the sextant.
10 Downing Street becomes the official residence of the United Kingdom's
Prime Minister when Robert Walpole moves in.

Births:
March 13 - Aagje Pieters van der Wende.
June 21 - Martha Washington.
October 10 - Henry Cavendish, English scientist (died 1810).
November 9 - Benjamin Banneker, surveyor of the District of Columbia (died 1806).
November 26 - William Cowper, English poet (died 1800).
December 12 - Erasmus Darwin, English scientist and grandfather of Charles Darwin
(died 1802).
Charles Churchill, English satirical poet (died 1764).

Deaths:
April 24 - Daniel Defoe, writer (born 1660).
October 21 - Willem van den Houten.
December 29 - Brook Taylor, mathematician.


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