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What Happened in 1751

Important Events

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1751 in Sport

  • Jul 29 1st international world title prize fight: Jack Stack of England, beats challenger M. Petit of France in 29 mins in England

World Leaders in 1751

Famous Deaths

  • Jan 17 Tomaso Albinoni, Italian composer (Adagio in G-minor), dies at 79
  • Jan 20 John Hervey, 1st Earl of Bristol, English politician, dies at 85
  • Jan 25 Paul Dudley, Attorney-General of Massachusetts, dies at 75
  • Feb 9 Henri F D'Aguesseau, Chancellor of France (1717..50), dies at 82
  • Mar 20 Frederick Louis, English prince of Wales and son of George II, dies at 44
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