1758 events in history

Jan 24 During the Seven Years' War the leading burghers of Königsberg submit to Elizabeth I of Russia, thus forming Russian Prussia (until 1763)
Feb 4 Macapá is founded
May 21 Ten-year-old Mary Campbell is abducted in Pennsylvania by Lenape during the French and Indian War. She is returned six and a half years later
Jun 12 French and Indian War: Siege of Louisbourg – James Wolfe's attack at Louisbourg, Nova Scotia commences
Jun 23 Seven Years' War: Battle of Krefeld – British forces defeat French troops at Krefeld in Germany
Jun 30 Seven Years' War: The Battle of Domstadtl takes place
Jul 8 French forces hold Fort Carillon against the British at Ticonderoga, New York
Jul 26 French and Indian War: the Siege of Louisbourg ends with British forces defeating the French and taking control of the Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Aug 25 Seven Years' War: Frederick II of Prussia defeats the Russian army at the Battle of Zorndorf
Aug 29 The first American Indian reservation is established, at Indian Mills, New Jersey
Sep 11 Battle of Saint Cast: France repels British invasion during the Seven Years' War
Oct 14 Seven Years' War: Austria defeats Prussia at the Battle of Hochkirch
Nov 25 French and Indian War: British forces capture Fort Duquesne from French control. Later, Fort Pitt will be built nearby and grow into modern Pittsburgh
Dec 13 The English transport ship Duke William sinks in the North Atlantic, killing over 360 people