1780s

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This is a list of events occurring in the 1780s, ordered by year.

1780

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

Final volume, Diderot Encyclopédie.

1781

January–June

March 13: Uranus discovered [image in false color].

July–December

Date unknown

1782

January–June

July–December

Watt's steam engine patent renewed

Date unknown

1783

January–June

The first manned hot-air balloon, designed by the Montgolfier brothers, takes off from the Bois de Boulogne, on November 21, 1783

July–December

The first manned hydrogen balloon La Charlière' on its first flight on December 1, 1783. Piloted by Prof. Jacques Charles with Nicolas-Louis Robert.

Date unknown


1784

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1785

January–June

July–December

Date unknown

1786

January–June

July–December

August 8: Mont Blanc climbed.

Date unknown

1787

January–June

Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States

July–December

Date unknown

1788

January–June

1789

January–June

February 4: First President of the United States, George Washington, elected.

July–December

Date unknown


Significant people

Births

Deaths

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