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1790

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1791

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January–June

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1792

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May 21: Mount Unzen (Japan) erupts.
June 1: Kentucky statehood.


January–March

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1793

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January–June

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Undated

1794

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January–June

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1795

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January–June

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Undated

Alexander Addison, american Colonial political activist and commentator on the Jay Treaty.


1796

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January–June

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  • Spanish government lifts the restrictions against neutrals trading with the colonies, thus acknowledging Spain's inability to supply the colonies with needed goods and markets.
  • Jane Austen writes her first draft of Pride and Prejudice, under the title First Impressions. The book will not be published until 1813.
  • Robert Burns' version of the Scots poem " Auld Lang Syne" is first published, in this year's volume of The Scots Musical Museum. [29]
  • Annual British iron production reaches 125,000 tons.


1797

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January–June

July–December

Undated


1798

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January–June

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1799

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January–June

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