Historical Events in August 1788

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  • 8th King Louis XVI calls French States & Generals together
  • 13th Prussia joins Anglo-Dutch alliance to form Triple Alliance to prevent spread of Russo-Swedish War of 1788-90
  • 17th Losantville, Ohio (now Cincinnati) founded
  • 22nd Sierra Leone settled by British as a haven for former slaves
  • 27th Jacques Neeker named as French minister of Finance