Year 1781 in History

Events in History

Historical Figures Who Died in 1781

  • Jan 12 Richard Challoner, English Catholic prelate (b. 1691)
  • Jan 15 Marianne Victoria of Borb√≥n, queen regent of Portugal (b. 1718)
  • Jan 17 Marie de Negre Dables, marquess, dies
  • Feb 4 Willem Crul, British admiral (West-Indies), dies in battle during the Fourth Anglo-Dutch War at 59
  • Feb 15 Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, Saxon playwright/critic, dies at 52

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