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  • Jan 4th Columbia University founded, as Kings College (NYC)
  • Jan 15th Riot at burial of Orangist leader Daniel Raap in Amsterdam
  • Jan 28th Horace Walpole, in a letter to Horace Mann, coins the word serendipity
  • Mar 8th Marquis of Ensenada becomes premier of Spain
  • Mar 18th Duke of Newcastle becomes British premier
  • May 9th 1st newspaper cartoon in America-divided snake "Join or Die"

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May 28th Battle of Jumonville Glen: forces led by George Washington kill French Canadian officer Joseph Coulon de Jumonville

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