1760s

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The 1760s decade ran from January 1, 1760, to December 31, 1769.

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1760


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1761[edit]

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1762[edit]

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1763[edit]

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1764[edit]


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1765[edit]

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1766[edit]

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July–December[edit]

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1767[edit]

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1768[edit]

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1769[edit]

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October 23: Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot demonstrates his steam-wagon.

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