1776 Calendar

January
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February
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March
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April
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78910111213
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May
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June
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9101112131415
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July
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78910111213
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August
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September
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1234567
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October
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November
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December
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What Happened In Year 1776?

  • March 4, 1776 – American Revolutionary War: The Continental Army fortifies Dorchester Heights with cannon, leading the British troops to abandon the Siege of Boston.
  • March 17, 1776 – American Revolution: British forces evacuate Boston, Massachusetts, ending the Siege of Boston, after George Washington and Henry Knox place artillery in positions overlooking the city.
  • April 6, 1776 – American Revolutionary War: Ships of the Continental Navy fail in their attempt to capture a Royal Navy dispatch boat.
  • April 7, 1776 – Captain John Barry and the USS Lexington captures the Edward.
  • April 12, 1776 – American Revolution: With the Halifax Resolves, the North Carolina Provincial Congress authorizes its Congressional delegation to vote for independence from Britain.
  • May 4, 1776 – Rhode Island becomes the first American colony to renounce allegiance to King George III.
  • June 8, 1776 – American Revolutionary War: Battle of Trois-Rivières – American attackers are driven back at Trois-Rivières, Quebec.
  • June 15, 1776 – Delaware Separation Day – Delaware votes to suspend government under the British Crown and separate officially from Pennsylvania.
  • June 28, 1776 – American Revolutionary War: Fort Moultrie is attacked during the Battle of Sullivan’s Island; this event is commemorated in Carolina Day.
  • July 2, 1776 – The Continental Congress adopts a resolution severing ties with Great Britain although the wording of the formal Declaration of Independence is not approved until July 4.
  • July 4, 1776 – American Revolution: The United States Declaration of Independence is adopted by the Second Continental Congress.
  • July 9, 1776 – George Washington ordered the Declaration of Independence to be read out loud to members of the Continental Army in New York City for the first time.
  • July 11, 1776 – Captain James Cook begins his third voyage.
  • August 2, 1776 – The signing of the United States Declaration of Independence took place.
  • September 7, 1776 – According to American colonial reports, Ezra Lee makes the world’s first submarine attack in the Turtle, attempting to attach a time bomb to the hull of HMS Eagle in New York Harbor (no British records of this attack exist).
  • September 10, 1776 – American Revolutionary War: Nathan Hale volunteers to spy for the Continental Army.
  • September 17, 1776 – The Presidio of San Francisco is founded in New Spain.
  • October 26, 1776 – Benjamin Franklin departs from America for France on a mission to seek French support for the American Revolution.
  • November 16, 1776 – American Revolution: the United Provinces (Low Countries) recognize the independence of the United States.

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