1815

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This article is about the year 1815.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1780s  1790s  1800s  – 1810s –  1820s  1830s  1840s
Years: 1812 1813 181418151816 1817 1818
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1815 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1815
MDCCCXV
Ab urbe condita 2568
Armenian calendar 1264
ԹՎ ՌՄԿԴ
Assyrian calendar 6565
Bahá'í calendar −29 – −28
Bengali calendar 1222
Berber calendar 2765
British Regnal year 55 Geo. 3 – 56 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2359
Burmese calendar 1177
Byzantine calendar 7323–7324
Chinese calendar 甲戌(Wood Dog)
4511 or 4451
    — to —
乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4512 or 4452
Coptic calendar 1531–1532
Discordian calendar 2981
Ethiopian calendar 1807–1808
Hebrew calendar 5575–5576
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1871–1872
 - Shaka Samvat 1737–1738
 - Kali Yuga 4916–4917
Holocene calendar 11815
Igbo calendar 815–816
Iranian calendar 1193–1194
Islamic calendar 1230–1231
Japanese calendar Bunka 12
(文化12年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4148
Minguo calendar 97 before ROC
民前97年
Thai solar calendar 2358


Year 1815 (MDCCCXV) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar.

Map of the world in 1815.

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April 5April 12: Mount Tambora explodes, changing climate.
June 9: Congress of Vienna concludes (Jean Godefroy & Jean-Baptiste Isabey)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Longford, Elizabeth. "194". In Hastings, Max (ed.). The Oxford Book of Military Anecdotes. pp. 230–234. 
  2. ^ Sutherland, John; Fender, Stephen (2011). "15 June". Love, Sex, Death & Words: surprising tales from a year in literature. London: Icon. pp. 228–9. ISBN 978-184831-247-0. 
  3. ^ Adams, Charles Hansford (2005). The Narrative of Robert Adams: A Barbary Captive. New York: Cambridge University Press. p. x. 
  4. ^ To a meeting of the Royal Society in Newcastle upon Tyne.
  5. ^ "Icons, a portrait of England 1800-1820". icons.org.uk. Archived from the original on October 16, 2009. Retrieved 2007-09-11. 
  6. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 247–248. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  7. ^ Johnson, H. Earle (1986). "Handel and Haydn Society". In Hitchcock, H. Wiley; Sadie, Stanley (ed). The New Grove Dictionary of American Music II. London: Macmillan Press. p. 318. ISBN 0-943818-36-2.