Battle of Plassey
Company rule in India (to 1858)
French India (to 1954)
Marathas comprehensively defeat the Nizam, Maratha Empire reaches its zenith. 1761
The Marathas are routed in the Third Battle of Panipat on 14 January 1761, by the Afghans led by Ahmad Shah Durrani, an ethnic Pashtun, also known as Ahmad Shah Abdali. The battle is considered one of the largest battles fought in the 18th century. 1764
Battle of Buxar (British victory against allied Mughal, Bengal and Oudh forces) 1765
Princely states (to 1947)
First Anglo-Mysore War begins, in which Haidar Ali of Mysore defeats the combined armies of the East India Company, the Marathas and the Nizam of Hyderabad. 1771
Marathas re-captures Delhi and parts of North India.
Ram Mohan Roy Born (to 1833)
Narayanrao Peshwa is murdered by his uncle Raghunathrao's wife in front of Raghunathrao.
Regulating Act of 1773
Warren Hastings appointed as first Governor-General of India 1774
Chief Justice of the Maratha Empire, Ram Shastri passes death sentence against the ruling Peshwa Raghunathrao for murdering his nephew. 1775
First Anglo-Maratha War
Maratha sardar Mahadji Shinde routs the East India Company army at the Battle of Wadgaon War ends with the restoration of status quo as per Treaty of Salbai. 1780
Second Anglo-Mysore War begins.
Second Anglo-Mysore War ends with the Treaty of Mangalore.
District collectors in Bengal were made responsible for settling the revenue and collecting it. 1789
Third Anglo-Mysore War begins.
The Marathas under Holkar and General de Boigne defeat the Rajputs of Jaipur and Mughals at the Battle of Patan, where 3000+ Rajput cavalry is killed and the entire Mughal unit vanquished. The defeat crushes Rajput hope of independence from external influence 1792
Third Anglo-Mysore War ends.
Death of Ahilyabai Holkar
Ching-Thang Khomba moves Manipur's capital to Kangla
Fourth Anglo-Mysore War begins.
Fourth Anglo-Mysore War ends with the death of Tipu Sultan, the victory of the East India Company, and the restoration of their ally, the Wodeyar dynasty of Mysore.
Death of Nana Fadnavis
Maharaja Ranjit Singh establishes Khalsa rule of Punjab from Lahore. Khalsa army liberates Kashmiri Pundits and invades Afghanistan through Khyber Pass. 1803
Second Anglo-Maratha War begins
Second Anglo-Maratha War ends
East India Company signs the first Treaty of Amritsar with Ranjit Singh 1811
Death of Yashwantrao Holkar
"Atmiya Sabha" Established Later on known as "Prarthana Samaj" By Raja Ram Mohan Roy 1817
Third Anglo-Maratha War begins
Establishment of Hindu College (Presidency College, now Presidency University, Kolkata) 1818
Third Anglo-Maratha War ends with the defeat of Bajirao II and the end of the Maratha Empire leaving the East India Company with control of almost the whole of India 1820
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar is born (to 1891)
Anglo–Burmese Wars (to 1826)
Dayananda Saraswati is born (to 1883)
British rule in Burma (to 1947)
Sri Ramakrishna Paramhansa is born (to 1886)
First Anglo-Afghan War
First Anglo-Sikh Wars (to 1849)
Vasudev Balwant Phadke is born (to 1883)
Started Post Service
First Railway estalblished between Bombay and Thane
Hindu Widows' Remarriage Act, 1856
Bal Gangadhar Tilak is born (to 1920)
Narayana Guru is born (to 1928)
Indian Rebellion of 1857
Established first three University of Mumbai, University of Madras and University of Calcutta in India 1858
British Raj (to 1947)
Bipin Chandra Pal is...
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