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  • Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus)Erfstadhouder Prins Willem V (Willem Batavus) (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1751 till 1795 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • Regent Lodewijk Ernst (Hertog van Brunswijk-Wolfenbüttel) was from 1759 till 1766 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Republiek der Zeven Verenigde Nederlanden)
  • Pontiac's War: Battle of Bushy Run ? British forces led by Henry Bouquet defeat Chief Pontiac's Indians at Bushy Run.
  • George III of Great Britain issues British Royal Proclamation of 1763, closing aboriginal lands in North America north and west of Alleghenies to white settlements.
  • Pontiac's Rebellion: At what is now Mackinaw City, Michigan, Chippewas capture Fort Michilimackinac by diverting the garrison's attention with a game of lacrosse, then chasing a ball into the fort.
Weather

The temperature on March 4, 1763 was about 4.0 °C. Wind direction mainly southwest by south. Weather type: dampig zeer betrokken . Special wheather fenomena: ijs .

Source: KNMI (weather station Zwanenburg/The Netherlands) 

Source: Delpher (Koninklijke Bibliotheek Newspapers from March 4, 1763 at Delpher

Born on March 4
Died on March 4

Names that were popular for boys in 1763
  • Jan
  • Hendrik
  • Cornelis
  • Joannes
  • Johannes
  • Pieter
  • Willem
  • Petrus
  • Jacob
  • Gerrit
  • Jacobus
  • Jean
  • Dirk
  • Johann
  • Adrianus
Names that were popular for girls in 1763
  • Maria
  • Anna
  • Johanna
  • Marie
  • Joanna
  • Catharina
  • Cornelia
  • Elisabeth
  • Neeltje
  • Aaltje
  • Grietje
  • Trijntje
  • Adriana
  • Elizabeth
  • Jannetje