Events in ... 1760 ...

Before 1760 George Forbes 5th Earl Granard 1740-1780 (19) and Dorothy Bayly Countess Granard -1764 were married .

Around 1760 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (36) . Portrait of Charles Fitzroy 1st Baron Southampton 1737-1797 (22) .

Around 1760 George Romney 1734-1802 (25) . Portrait of Margaret Messenger .

Around 1760 George Romney 1734-1802 (25) . Portrait of Margaret Messenger .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Jane Monck -1794 .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Jane Cunnington 1707- .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Jane Monck -1794 .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Elizabeth Brooke 1726-1766 (34) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Elizabeth Brooke 1726-1766 (34) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of William Pigot 1729-1782 (31) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of William Pigot 1729-1782 (31) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of William Brooke 1694-1763 (66) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of William Brooke 1694-1763 (66) .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Lawrence Monck of Caenby Lincolnshire -1774 .

Around 1760 Joseph Wright of Derby 1734-1797 (25) . Portrait of Lawrence Monck of Caenby Lincolnshire -1774 .

Around 1760 . Nathaniel Dance-Holland Painter 1735-1811 (24) . Portrait of Frederick Cornwallis Archbishop Canterbury 1713-1783 (46) .

Around 1760 . Nathaniel Dance-Holland Painter 1735-1811 (24) . Portrait of George Grey 5th Earl Stamford, 1st Earl Warrington 1737-1819 (22) .

1760 . Anton Raphael Mengs 1728-1779 (31) . Portrait of George Grey 5th Earl Stamford, 1st Earl Warrington 1737-1819 (22) .

From 1760 Joseph Nollekens 1737-1823 (22) studied under Peter Scheemakers 1691-1781 (69) in Rome .

Around 1760 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (3) educated at St John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire .

In 1760 Sophia Bertie 1748-1760 (11) died

In 1760 James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan 1725-1811 (34) and Anne Legge Baroness Brudenell Deene -1786 were married

In 1760 James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan 1725-1811 (34) was appointed as Keeper of the Privy Purse

In 1760 Elizabeth Fane 1711-1760 (49) died

In 1760 Anne Greville 1760-1783 was born to Francis Greville 1st Earl Brooke Warwick Castle, 1st Earl Warwick 1719-1773 (40) and Elizabeth Hamilton Countess Brooke Warwick Castle, Countess Warwick 1720-1800 (40) .

In 1760 Corbetta Manners 1728-1760 (32) died .

In 1760 Henrietta Mordaunt Duchess Gordon -1760 died .

In 1760 Catherine Anne North Baroness Benverbie 1760-1817 was born to Frederick North 2nd Earl Guilford 1732-1792 (27) and Anne Speke Countess Guilford 1740-1797 (20) .

In 1760 Mary Stawell Baroness Stawell 1725-1780 (34) was created 1st Baron Stawell of Somerton in Somerset (2C 1760) .

In 1760 Francis Vernon 1752-1760 (8) died

In 1760 Rebecca Clive 1760-1795 was born to Robert Clive 1725-1774 (34) .

Around 1784 George Romney 1734-1802 (49) . Portrait of Rebecca Clive 1760-1795 (24) .

Around 1770 . Nathaniel Dance-Holland Painter 1735-1811 (34) . Portrait of Robert Clive 1725-1774 (44) .

In 1760 John Cole 1st Baron Mountflorence 1709-1767 (50) was created 1st Baron Mountflorence of Florence Court in County Fermanagh .

In 1760 William Douglas 4th Duke Queensberry 1724-1810 (35) was appointed Gentlemen of the Bedchamber to George III King Great Britain and Ireland 1738-1820 (21) .

In 1760 Juliana Evans 1760-1807 was born to George Evans 3rd Baron Carbery 1732-1783 (27) and Juliana Noel Baroness Carbery 1734-1760 (26) .

In 1760 Louisa Bridget Fitzgerald 1760-1765 was born to James Fitzgerald 1st Duke Leinster 1722-1773 (38) and Emilia Mary Lennox Duchess Leinster 1731-1814 (28)

In 1760 Harbord Harbord 1st Baron Suffield 1734-1810 (25) and Mary Assheton Baroness Suffield were married .

In 1760 Catherine Pelham Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1727-1760 (33) died

In 1760 Catherine Gordon 1760-1764 was born to Charles Gordon 4th Earl Aboyne 1726-1794 (34) and Margaret Stewart Countess Aboyne -1762

Around 1760 Elizabeth Warren Viscountess Bulkeley 1760-1832 was born to George Warren 1735-1801 (24) .

Around 1775 George Romney 1734-1802 (40) . Portrait of Elizabeth Warren Viscountess Bulkeley 1760-1832 (15) as Hebe .

On or before 1760 John Webb 5th Baronet Webb 1742-1797 (17) and Mary Salvin Baronetess Webb -1782 were married .

In 1760 Josiah Child -1760 died

In 1760 William Henry Lyttelton 1st Baron Lyttelton 1724-1808 (35) was appointed Governor Jamaica but he was recalled after he lost a standoff with the Jamaican House of the Assembly, and its leader, Nicholas Bourke, over who should stand costs for the island's defence.

Before 1808 . Samuel Woodford 1763-1817 (44) . Portrait of William Henry Lyttelton 1st Baron Lyttelton 1724-1808 (83) .

In 1760 Lewis Watson 1st Baron Sondes 1728-1795 (31) was created 1st Baron Sondes . Grace Pelham Baroness Sondes 1735-1777 (25) by marriage Baroness Sondes .

Around 1760 Mary Robinson Countess Abergavenny 1760-1796 was born to John Robinson

In 1760 Margaret Rolle Countess Orford 1709-1781 (50) succeeded as 15th Baron Clinton .

In 1760 William Trumbull 1708-1760 (52) died

In 1760 Peter Ludlow 1st Earl Ludlow 1730-1803 (29) was created 1st Earl Ludlow , 1st Viscount Preston of Ardsalaa in Meath . Frances Lumley-Sanderson Countess Ludlow -1796 by marriage Countess Ludlow .

In 1760 John Savile 1st Earl Mexborough 1719-1778 (40) and Sarah Delaval Countess Mexborough 1742-1821 (18) were married .

In 1751 . Arthur Pond 1705-1758 (46) . Portrait of Rhoda Delaval 1725-1757 (25) and her siblings Francis Blake Delaval 1727-1771 (23) , Edward Hussey Delaval 1729-1814 (22) , John Delaval 1st Baron Delaval 1728-1808 (22) , Anne Hussey Delaval 1743- and Sarah Delaval Countess Mexborough 1742-1821 (9) .

In 1760 Anne Belasyse 1760-1808 was born to Henry Belasyse 2nd Earl Fauconberg 1742-1802 (17) and Charlotte Lamb Countess Fauconberg

In 1760 Robert Barnard 1760-1834 was born .

In 1760 Elizabeth Yorke 1725-1760 (35) died

In 1760 Edward Drummond 6th Duke Perth -1760 died .

Around 1760 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (59) . Portrait of Anne Somerset Countess Northampton 1741-1763 (18) .

In 1760 George Forbes 6th Earl Granard 1760-1837 was born to George Forbes 5th Earl Granard 1740-1780 (20) and Dorothy Bayly Countess Granard -1764 .

Feb 1760

01 Feb 1760

On 01 Feb 1760 William Hesse-Kassel 1682-1760 (77) died . His son Frederick Hesse-Kassel 1720-1785 (39) succeeded as II Landgrave Hesse-Kassel . Mary Hanover 1723-1772 (36) by marriage Landgrave Hesse-Kassel .

07 Feb 1760

On 07 Feb 1760 George Evans 3rd Baron Carbery 1732-1783 (27) and Juliana Noel Baroness Carbery 1734-1760 (26) were married . Juliana Noel Baroness Carbery 1734-1760 (26) by marriage Baroness Carbery .

Mar 1760

On Mar 1760 Edward Fane -1760 died

05 Mar 1760

On 05 Mar 1760 Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (25) and Carolina Orange-Nassau 1743-1787 (17) were married .

1780 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (27) . Portrait of Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (44) .

10 Mar 1760

On 10 Mar 1760 Thomas Maitland 1760-1824 was born to John Maitland 7th Earl Lauderdale 1718-1789 (42) .

Before 23 Jan 1810 John Hoppner 1758-1810 (51) . Portrait of Thomas Maitland 1760-1824 (49) .

25 Mar 1760

On 25 Mar 1760 Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 was born to James Waldegrave 2nd Earl Waldegrave 1715-1763 (45) and Maria Walpole Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1736-1807 (23) .

In 1780 Joshua Reynolds 1723-1788 (56) .Known as The Ladies Waldegrave.From left to right three sisters: Charlotte Maria Waldegrave Duchess Grafton 1761-1808 (18) , Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 (19) and Anne Horatia Waldegrave 1762-1801 (18) .Believed to have been commissioned by their mother in the hope of atracyting suitors since at the time of the painting all three were unmarried.All three did subsequently marry.

On 25 Mar 1760 Louisa Thynne Countess Aylesford 1760-1832 was born to Thomas Thynne 1st Marquess Bath 1734-1796 (25) and Elizabeth Bentinck Marchioness Bath 1735-1825 (24)

31 Mar 1760

On 31 Mar 1760 Augusta Campbell 1760-1831 was born to John Campbell 5th Duke Argyll 1723-1806 (36) and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll 1733-1790 (26) .

Around 1740 Gavin Hamilton 1723-1798 (17) . Portrait of John Campbell 5th Duke Argyll 1723-1806 (16) .

Around 1740 Gavin Hamilton 1723-1798 (17) . Portrait of Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll 1733-1790 (6) .

May 1760

06 May 1760

On 06 May 1760 John Cocks 1st Earl Somers 1760-1841 was born to Charles Cocks 1725-1806 (34) .

On 06 May 1760 Robert Hobart 4th Earl Buckinghamshire 1760-1816 was born to George Hobart 3rd Earl Buckinghamshire 1731-1804 (28) and Albinia Bertie Countess Buckinghamshire 1738-1816 (22) at Hampden House, Great Hampden, Buckinghamshire .

Jun 1760

In Jun 1760 Horace Walpole 4th Earl Orford 1717-1797 (42) commented on Cecil Bisshop's (59) "endless hoard of beautiful daughters".

07 Jun 1760

On 07 Jun 1760 at a ball Horace Walpole (42) wrote to the Earl of Strafford (38) ... that there appeared a new Miss Bishop (19) from Sir Cecil's (59) endless hoard of beautiful daughters, who is still prettier than her sisters.

15 Jun 1760

On 15 Jun 1760 William Feilding 1760-1799 was born to Basil Feilding 5th Earl Desmond, 6th Earl Denbigh 1719-1800 (41) and Mary Cotton Countess Desmond, Countess Denbigh 1752- .

20 Jun 1760

On 20 Jun 1760 Richard Wellesley 1st Marquess Wellesley 1760-1842 was born to Garrett Wellesley 1st Earl Mornington 1735-1781 (24) and Anne Hill Countess Mornington 1742-1831 (17) at Dungan Castle, Dungan, County Meath.

30 Jun 1760

On 30 Jun 1760 Vere Isham 1686-1760 (74) died

Jul 1760

14 Jul 1760

On 14 Jul 1760 Arthur Saunders Gore 2nd Earl Arran 1734-1809 (25) and Catherine Annesley 2nd Countess Arran -1770 were married .

In 1769 Pompeo Batoni 1708-1787 (60) . Portrait of Arthur Saunders Gore 2nd Earl Arran 1734-1809 (34) and Catherine Annesley 2nd Countess Arran -1770 .

31 Jul 1760

Battle of Warburg

On 31 Jul 1760 John Waldegrave 3rd Earl Waldegrave 1718-1784 (42) fought at the Battle of Warburg .

After 31 Jul 1760 John Waldegrave 3rd Earl Waldegrave 1718-1784 (42) was appointed as Groom of the Bedchamber .

Sep 1760

30 Sep 1760

On 30 Sep 1760 Maria Gunning Countess Coventry 1732-1760 (28) died from lead and mercury poisoning, killed by the toxins used in her beauty regimen.

In 1745 Jean-Etienne Liotard 1702-1789 (42) . Portrait of Maria Gunning Countess Coventry 1732-1760 (12) .

Oct 1760

01 Oct 1760

On 01 Oct 1760 William Beckford 1760-1844 was born to William Beckford 1709-1770 (50) and Maria Hamilton 1725-1798 (35) at 22 Soho Square, Soho Square, Soho, Westminster .

11 Oct 1760

On 11 Oct 1760 George Murray 1694-1760 (66) died

25 Oct 1760

Before 25 Oct 1760 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (59) . Portrait of George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (76) .

Before 25 Oct 1760 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779 (59) . Portrait of George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (76) .

Before 25 Oct 1760 George Knapton 1698-1778 (62) . Portrait.of George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (76) wearing his Garter Robes .

On 25 Oct 1760 George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (76) died at Kensington Palace, Kensington, Kensington . His grandson George III King Great Britain and Ireland 1738-1820 (22) succeeded as III King Great Britain and Ireland: Hanover .

Dec 1760

18 Dec 1760

On 18 Dec 1760 Georg Wilhelm Nassau-Weilburg 1760-1762 was born to Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (25) and Carolina Orange-Nassau 1743-1787 (17) at The Hague .

1780 . Wilhelm Bottner 1758-1810 (27) . Portrait of Charles Christian Nassau-Weilburg 1735-1788 (44) .

On 18 Dec 1760 Juliana Noel Baroness Carbery 1734-1760 (26) died