1777 in the United States

Events from the year 1777 in the United States.

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1777
in
the United States

Decades:
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IncumbentsEdit

EventsEdit

January–MarchEdit

April–JuneEdit

 
June 14: The Stars and Stripes is adopted by the Continental Congress as the flag of the United States.

July–SeptemberEdit

 
September 21: Battle of Paoli

October–DecemberEdit

 
October 17: Gen. Burgoyne surrenders to the Americans following the Second Battle of Saratoga

Dates unknownEdit

In the St. Louis region, a brood of 13-year cicadas emerges at the same time as a large brood of 17-year cicadas.[1]

OngoingEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "From 1998: 13- and 17-year cicadas coincided for first time since 1777".

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