The 1700s Ditloids: 10 questions

  1. 1703: F of SP by P the G
  2. 1714: D of QA
  3. 1720: The SSB
  4. 1739: W of JE
  5. 1746: B of C
  6. 1755: P of the ED by SJ
  7. 1760: G the T becomes K of GB
  8. 1773: BTP
  9. 1789: FR
  10. 1796: EJ develops the first SV

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  1. 1703: F of SP by P the G
    A: Founding of St. Petersburg by Peter the Great
  1. 1714: D of QA
    A: Death of Queen Anne
  1. 1720: SSB
    A: South Sea Bubble
  1. 1739: W of JE
    A: War of Jenkins’ Ear
  1. 1746: B of C
    A: Battle of Culloden 
  1. 1755: P of the ED by SJ
    A: Publication of the English Dictionary by Samuel Johnson
  1. 1760: G the T becomes K of GB
    A: George the Third becomes King of Great Britain
  1. 1773: BTP
    A: Boston Tea Party
  1. 1789: FR
    A: French Revolution
  1. 1796: EJ develops the first SV
    A: Edward Jenner develops the first Smallpox Vaccine

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