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chronology prepared by Vicky Simpson (University of New Brunswick)

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DateAuthor EventsHistorical Events
1757 Militia Act
1757, January 01
(to 1823, April 28)
The London Chronicle: Or, Universal Evening Post
1757, January 02 British recapture Calcutta from Mogul forces
1757, January 05 Robert-Francois Damiens attempts to assassinate Louis XV
1757, January 17 Empire declares war on Prussia
1757, March 14 Admiral Byng is shot for neglect of duty
1757, April 05 Fall of Devonshire-Pitt ministry in Britain
1757, April 06 Pitt resigns over a deadlock with Cumberland
1757, May 01 Second Treaty of Versailles between France and Empire
1757, May 06 Battle of Prague: Frederick II invades Bohemia
1757, June 18 Emperor's forces defeat Frederick II at Kollin
1757, June 23 Battle of Plassey ends Mogul threat to British in north-east India
1757, July 02
(to 1762, May 26)
Duke of Newcastle becomes Prime Minister for the second time
1757, July 26 French defeat British at Hastenbeck
1757, August 03
(to 1757, August 09)
French and Indians besiege Fort William Henry
1757, August 30 Russian victory over Prussians at Gross Jägersdorf
1757, September 08 British capitulate to French at Klosterzeven
1757, October Pitt's influence increases
1757, November 05 Frederick II defeats French and Imperial troops at Rossbach
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Simpson, Vicky. "Author Chronology for Ann Radcliffe". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 25 February 2008.
[, accessed 18 April 2014.]