1776

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MDCCLXXVI
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July 4: American Declaration of Independence.

1776 (MDCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar  and a leap year starting on Friday of the Julian calendar, the 1776th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 776th year of the 2nd millennium, the 76th year of the 18th century, and the 7th year of the 1770s decade. As of the start of 1776, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.

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September 22: British hang spy Nathan Hale in New York City.

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December 26: Capture of the Hessians at Trenton

Births

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E. T. A. Hoffmann
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Ioannis Kapodistrias
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Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
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John Constable
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Amedeo Avogadro
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Yashwantrao Holkar
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Johann Wilhelm Ritter

Deaths

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James Gabriel Montresor
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John Harrison
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Jacques Saly
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Duchess Maria Anna Josepha of Bavaria
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Countess Palatine Francisca Christina of Sulzbach
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David Hume

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1795 1795

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Events from the year 1776 in Great Britain.

Events from the year 1776 in the United States. This year is celebrated in the United States as the official beginning of the nation, with the Declaration of Independence issued on July 4, even though they did not officially declare nationhood with this act.

Events from the year 1777 in the United States.

Events from the year 1780 in the United States.

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