1768 - The great fire, 455 houses burned down as well as the parish and church.
1773 - The Jesuit Order was dissolved.
1775 - Maria Therese granted Nový Jičín its freedoms again and declared it a municipal town.
1790 - Field Marshal Gideon Ernst Laudon stayed in house No 29 and died suddenly here on 14/07.
1799 - The Hückel family arrived in the town. This family founded the hat making tradition of Nový Jičín.