July 27 – American Revolution:
First Battle of Ushant – British and French fleets fight to a standoff.
August 26 – Triglav, at 2,864 metres above sea level the highest peak of Slovenia, was ascended for the first time by four brave men:
Štefan Rožič and
Lovrenc Willomitzer on
Sigismund Zois's initiative.
September – The
Massachusetts Banishment Act, providing punishment for Loyalists, is passed.