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1783 is a year in the 18th century. It is the fourth year in the decade of the 1780s.

Known Events[]

  • Louis-Sébastien Lenormand creates a fire escape in the form of a parachute.[1]
  • Hot-air balloons are first used in France.[2]

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego?[]

In Episode 15, the Time Pilots meet Louis-Sébastien Lenormand as he drops into the Chronoskimmer via parachute when the front door isn't working. His mentions of growing unrest in France and of hot-air balloons direct the Time Pilots to the year 1783.

In Season 2, Episode 28, Sir Vile is sent by Carmen Sandiego to France in 1783 to steal the first hot-air balloons, sending the Time Pilots on a chase through the history of balloons.