1760s

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This is a list of events occurring in the 1760s, ordered by year.

1760[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

1761[edit]

January–June[edit]

Ahmad Shah Durrani and his coalition decisively defeat the Maratha Confederacy and restore the Mughal Empire to Shah Alam II.

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

1762[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

1763[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]


1764[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

Publications[edit]

1765[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

1766[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

1767[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

1768[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

The Petit Trianon

Date unknown[edit]

1769[edit]

January–June[edit]

July–December[edit]

October 23: Cugnot's steam-wagon.

Date unknown[edit]


Significant people[edit]

Births[edit]

Tecumseh

Deaths[edit]

References[edit]

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