Year 1782 in History - Important Historical Events of the year 1782

The year 1782 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 1782 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 1782 in World ⚡

DateIncident/Event
27 marchCharles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham, a leading British Whig Party statesman, began his second non-consecutive term as Prime Minister of Great Britain.
12 aprilAmerican Revolutionary War-The Royal Navy defeated a combined French–Spanish fleet in the Battle of the Saintes, forcing the letter to abandon a planned invasion of Jamaica.
21 aprilA city pillar was erected on Rattanakosin Island, located on the eastern bank of the Chao Phraya River, an act considered the founding of the city of Bangkok.
06 mayConstruction began on the Grand Palace of Bangkok, the officialresidence of the King of Thailand.
20 juneThe Congress of the Confederation adopted the Great Seal of theUnited States, used to authenticate certain documents issued by thefederal government.
01 julyAmerican Revolutionary War-Five American privateer vessels attacked the British settlement at Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.
16 julyMozart's opera Die Entführung aus dem Serail made itspremiere, after which Emperor Joseph II anecdotally made the commentthat it had 'too many notes'.
07 augustThe Bronze Horseman, an equestrian statue of Peter the Greatthat serves as one of the symbols of Saint Petersburg, Russia, wasunveiled.
07 DecemberHyder Ali, the ruler of Mysore died.
15 FebruaryA maritime war ensued between Britain and France.
17 MarchThe Treaty of Salbai took place between the Maratha rulers and the East India Company.
07 JanuaryFirst American Commercial Bank Bank of North America) opened.
05 FebruaryThe Spanish army defeated the British army and captured Minorca.
27 MarchCharles Watson-Wentworth, Second Marquess of Rockingham, became Prime Minister of Great Britain.
12 AprilBattle of Les Santes West-Indies: The British fleet defeated the French.
17 MayThe Parliament of Great Britain passed the repeal of the Act to secure the dependence of the Ireland Act.
20 JuneThe bald eagle was chosen as the symbol of the United States.
04 JulyWilliam Patty became Prime Minister of Great Britain after the death of Charles Watson-Wentworth.
02 AugustGeorge Washington created an honorary badge of distinction.
16 SeptemberThe Great Seal of the United States was used for the first time.
29 NovemberBritain recognized American independence.
14 DecemberCharleston, South Carolina was evacuated by the British.

Important Historical Events of the Year 1782 in India ⚡

DateIncident/Event
17 MarchThe Treaty of Salbai took place between the Maratha rulers and the East India Company.

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