1763 events in history

Feb 10 French and Indian War: The 1763 Treaty of Paris ends the war and France cedes Quebec to Great Britain
May 7 Pontiac's War begins with Pontiac's attempt to seize Fort Detroit from the British
May 9 The Siege of Fort Detroit begins during Pontiac's War against British forces
May 18 Fire destroys a large part of Montreal
Jun 2 Pontiac's Rebellion: At what is now Mackinaw City, Michigan, Chippewas capture Fort Michilimackinac by diverting the garrison's attention with a game of lacrosse, then chasing a ball into the fort
Jul 31 Odawa Chief Pontiac's forces defeat British troops at the Battle of Bloody Run during Pontiac's War
Aug 5 Pontiac's War: Battle of Bushy Run: British forces led by Henry Bouquet defeat Chief Pontiac's Indians at Bushy Run
Sep 1 Catherine II of Russia endorses Ivan Betskoy's plans for a Foundling Home in Moscow
Sep 14 Seneca warriors defeat British forces at the Battle of Devil's Hole during Pontiac's War
Oct 7 King George III of the United Kingdom issues the Royal Proclamation of 1763, closing aboriginal lands in North America north and west of Alleghenies to white settlements
Dec 2 Dedication of the Touro Synagogue, in Newport, Rhode Island, the first synagogue in what will become the United States