1780s

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Years:
1780 1781 1782 1783 1784

1785 1786 1787 1788 1789

Decades:
1760s 1770s - 1780s - 1790s 1800s
18th century

The 1780s decade ran from January 1, 1780, to December 31, 1789.

Politics and wars

Wars

  • 1781: America wins the battle of Yorktown.
  • 1783: Treaty of Paris formally ended the American Revolutionary War between the Kingdom of Great Britain and the United States of America, which had rebelled against British rule as the United States of America become recognized as an indpendent nation.

Internal conflicts

Prominent political events

Technology

Additional significant world-wide events

People

World leaders

  1. Hyder Ali, 1749–1782
  2. Tipu Sultan 1782–1799
  1. Sadiq Khan, 1779–1782
  2. Ali Murad Khan, 1782–1785
  3. Jafar Khan, 1785–1789
  4. Lotf Ali Khan, 1789–1794
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