The year 1780 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1780 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.
|American Academy of Arts and Sciences was established. The American Academy of Arts and Sciences (abbreviation: AAAS) is one of the oldest learned societies in the United States.
|Anti-Catholic protesters attacked Parliament in London.
|The elevator was first tested in the city of Chicago, USA. It was built by an American named John Beckbart.
|British newspapers Brit Gadget and Sunday Monitor were first published on Sunday.
|Publication of the country's first newspaper Hikki Gazette or Bengal Gazette or Calcutta General Advertiser from Kolkata. The editor of this English-language newspaper was James Augustus Hickey.
|The Omicran Delta Omega co-ed fraternity was founded by Benjamin Franklin.
|Pennsylvania became the first American state to be enslaved.
|The University of Münster was founded in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
|British troops captured Charleston, South Carolina.
|Anti-Catholic protesters attacked parliament in London.
|Denmark declared neutrality.
|Britain defeated the Americans decisively in the Battle of Camden, South Carolina.
|Benedict Arnold gave British Major John Andre a plan for West Point.
|The British Army was defeated by the American Militia near Kings Mountain, South Carolina.
|The French-American force under Colonel LaBalm was defeated by Miami Chief Little Turtle.
|Britain declared war on Holland.
|American Revolutionary War-The British Royal Navy gained their first major naval victory over their European enemies in the war when they defeated a Spanish squadron in the Battle of Cape St. Vincent.
|A combination of thick smoke, fog, and heavy cloud cover cause darkness to fall on parts of Canada and the New England area of the United States by noon.
|The American revolutionary war-A mainly loyal force rejected the surrender of the continental army soldiers and continued to kill Patriotsoldiers, including men who were not protesting.
|The victory of the American Revolutionary War-The Continental Army effectively ended the British ambitions in New Jersey in the debris of Springfield.
|American Revolutionary War: The continental army's victory in the Springfield battle effectively eliminated the British ambitions in the New Jersey.
|American revolutionary war-British officer John Andre was captured by Patriot forces, where a conspiracy was revealed by the Continental Army General Benedict Arnold and handed over to the West Point, New York.
|One of the most deadly Atlantic storm on records in the Caribbean Sea, at least 22,000 people died in the next several days.