March 20 - The "Great Fire" of Boston destroys 349 buildings.
July 8 - French and Indian War: Battle of the Ristigouche - British defeat
French forces in last naval battle in New France.
October 25 - George III
of the United Kingdom ascends to the throne.
Russian army briefly occupies Berlin and Königsberg.Births
May 10 - Johann Peter Hebel
, poet (+ 1826).
June 8 - Lambert van den Houten
September 14 - Luigi Cherubini
, Italian composer.
December 13 - James Scarlett Abinger
November 19 - Jacob van den Houte
October 25- King George II
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