The year 1768 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1768 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1768 in World ⚡

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21 JuneJohn Archer became the first American to pursue a bachelor's degree in medicine.
25 AugustBritain's James Cook embarked on his first adventure cruise. In this journey, he explored Australia and prepared maps depicting waterways of the Pacific Ocean.
06 DecemberThe first edition of Encyclopaedia Britannica was published.
09 JanuaryPhilip Astley organized the first modern circus in London.
20 FebruaryFirst American Chartered Fire Insurance Company opened.
05 AprilThe first American Chamber of Commerce was established.
10 MayJohn Wilkes was imprisoned for writing an article for "The North Briton" in which King George III was severely criticized. This action led to riots in London.
20 JuneRusso-Turkish War 1768–74), Russia captured the fort of Bar.
07 JulyJohann Badebrook's firm was founded in Thomas Mann's novel
25 AugustJames Cook departed Plymouth after his first voyage of discovery.
30 OctoberThe first Methodist Church began in the North American colonies.
06 DecemberThe first edition of Encyclopपीdia Britannica was published.
29 FebruaryA group of Polish nobles established the Bar Confederation to defend the internal and external independence of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth against Russian influence and against King Stanis?aw II Augustus.
04 AprilPhilip Estley established the first modern amphitheater for the gait of horse riding for the origin of Themodern Circus in Lammeth, London.
26 AugustHMS Endeavor left Pulimuth, England, in which explorer James Cook's first visit began.
28 DecemberThe Taxin Great was crowned the king of the new capital Thoneburi Kingdom in Thoneburi, the present capital Thailand.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1768 in India ⚡

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