hace 5 días · Spain had entered the war in 1761 following the Third Family Compact (15 August 1761) with France. The British Royal Navy took the French Caribbean sugar colonies of Guadeloupe in 1759 and Martinique in 1762 as well as the Spanish Empire's main port in the West Indies, Havana in Cuba , and its main Asian port of Manila in the Philippines , both major Spanish colonial cities.
- 17 May 1756 – 15 February 1763, (6 years, 8 months, 4 weeks and 1 day), OR, 28 May 1754 – 10 February 1763, (8 years, 8 months, 1 week and 6 days)
- Anglo-Prussian coalition victory, Status quo ante bellum in Europe, Treaty of Saint Petersburg (1762), Treaty of Hamburg (1762), Treaty of Paris (1763), Treaty of Hubertusburg (1763)
- Europe, North America, West Indies, South America, West Africa, India, Philippines
- No territorial changes in Europe, Transfer of colonial possessions between Great Britain, France, Portugal and Spain, France and Spain return conquered colonial territory to Great Britain and Portugal, France cedes its North American possessions east of the Mississippi River, Canada, the islands of St. Vincent, Tobago, Dominica, and Grenada, and the Northern Circars in India to Great Britain, France cedes Louisiana and its North American territory west of the Mississippi River to Spain, Spain cedes Florida and Manila to Great Britain, Mughal Empire cedes Bengal to Great Britain
hace 5 días · Paramus ( / pəˈræməs / pə-RAM-əs ) is a borough in Bergen County, New Jersey, United States. A bedroom community of New York City, Paramus is located 15 to 20 miles (24 to 32 km) northwest of Midtown Manhattan and approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of Upper Manhattan.
hace 2 días · This is a list of people who are known to have been involved in the historical development of cricket from its earliest known mention in 1598 to the opening of the original Lord's and the formation of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) in 1787. The list is by season, this being the season in which the person's name first appears in surviving sources.
hace 3 días · Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord ( / ˌtælɪrænd ˈpɛrɪɡɔːr /,  French: [ʃaʁl mɔʁis də tal (ɛ)ʁɑ̃ peʁiɡɔʁ, – moʁ-]; 2 February 1754 – 17 May 1838), 1st Prince of Benevento, then Prince of Talleyrand, was a French clergyman and leading diplomat. After studying theology, he became Agent-General of the Clergy in 1780.
hace 3 días · ccTLD (generally not used in the U.S.) .us, .pr, .as, .gu, .mp, .vi, .um. The United States of America ( U.S.A or USA or United States ), commonly known as the United States ( U.S or US) or America, is a sovereign country located mostly within North America and is divided up into 50 states. Forty-eight of these states along with the District of ...
hace 3 días · Prometheus. In Greek mythology, Prometheus ( / prəˈmiːθiəs /; Ancient Greek: Προμηθεύς, [promɛːtʰéu̯s], possibly meaning "forethought")  is a Titan god of fire.  Prometheus is best known for defying the gods by stealing fire from them and giving it to humanity in the form of technology, knowledge, and more generally ...
hace 6 días · It lies on the River Corrib between Lough Corrib and Galway Bay, and is the sixth most populous city on the island of Ireland and the fourth most populous in the Republic of Ireland, with a population at the 2022 census of 83,456.