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- French missionaries help Nguyen Anh to seize power from Vietnam's crumbling Tay Son government.
- The East India Company controls all of India south of the Deccan.
- May 23: Prussia and France sign a separate peace treaty in the wake of the Treaty of Lunéville. Prussia loses its territories west of the Rhine and gains former ecclesial territories through the Secularization. Prussian Colonel Michael Unther is Embraced during the signing of the treaty.