1750 1751 1752 1753 1754
1730s 1740s - 1750s - 1760s 1770s
The 1750s decade ran from January 1, 1750, to December 31, 1759.
Politics and wars
- The Seven Years' War (1756–1763) was fought between two rival alliances: the first consisting of the Kingdom of Great Britain, Hanover, and Kingdom of Prussia; the second consisting of Austria, France, Imperial Russia, Saxony, and Sweden.
- Scientific navigation was developed.
- Louis XV King of France (king from 1715 to 1774)
- Maria Theresa of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Queen of Bohemia and Hungary
- Frederick II of Prussia, King of Prussia
- Mughal Empire