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The 1780s is the ninth decade of the 18th century. It saw the end of the American Revolution and the beginnings of the French Revolution.

Years and Events[]

  • 1780
  • 1781
  • 1782
  • 1783
    • Louis-Sébastien Lenormand creates a fire escape in the form of a parachute.[1]
    • Hot-air balloons are first used in France.[2]
  • 1784
  • 1785
    • Oliver Evans' mill has the first continual production line.[3]
  • 1786
  • 1787
  • 1788
  • 1789
    • The French Revolution begins.[4]
    • The first known U.S. road maps are published.[5]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 29, Sir Vile is sent by Carmen Sandiego to Delaware in the mid-1780s (that is, c. 1785) to steal Oliver Evans' mill, sending the Time Pilots on a chase through the history of industrialization.