Historical Events for Year 1767

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Apr 8th - Ayutthaya kingdom falls to Burmese invaders.
May 13th - Mozart's opera "Apollo et Hyacinthus" premieres in Salzburg
May 14th - British government disbands Americans import duty on tea
Jun 18th - Samuel Wallis, an English sea captain, sights Tahiti and is considered the first European to reach the island.
Jun 29th - British pass Townshend Revenue Act levying taxes on America
Jul 3rd - Pitcairn Island is discovered by Midshipman Robert Pitcairn on an expeditionary voyage commanded by Philip Carteret.
Jul 3rd - Norway's oldest newspaper still in print, Adresseavisen, is founded (first edition published this date).
Sep 28th - Gentlemen 17 forbid private slave transport India to Cape of Good Hope
Oct 18th - Boundary between MD & PA, Mason Dixon line, agreed upon
Dec 16th - Van Ritter von Glucks opera "Alceste" premieres
Dec 28th - King Taksin crowned King of Thailand and establishes Thonburi as his capital.

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