1864

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This article is about the year 1864.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1830s  1840s  1850s  – 1860s –  1870s  1880s  1890s
Years: 1861 1862 186318641865 1866 1867
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1864 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1864
MDCCCLXIV
Ab urbe condita 2617
Armenian calendar 1313
ԹՎ ՌՅԺԳ
Assyrian calendar 6614
Bahá'í calendar 20–21
Bengali calendar 1271
Berber calendar 2814
British Regnal year 27 Vict. 1 – 28 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2408
Burmese calendar 1226
Byzantine calendar 7372–7373
Chinese calendar 癸亥(Water Pig)
4560 or 4500
    — to —
甲子年 (Wood Rat)
4561 or 4501
Coptic calendar 1580–1581
Discordian calendar 3030
Ethiopian calendar 1856–1857
Hebrew calendar 5624–5625
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1920–1921
 - Shaka Samvat 1786–1787
 - Kali Yuga 4965–4966
Holocene calendar 11864
Igbo calendar 864–865
Iranian calendar 1242–1243
Islamic calendar 1280–1281
Japanese calendar Bunkyū 4 / Genji 1
(元治元年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4197
Minguo calendar 48 before ROC
民前48年
Thai solar calendar 2407
For the television series, see 1864 (TV series).

Year 1864 (MDCCCLXIV) was a leap year starting on Friday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar.

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Clipper Ship City of Adelaide in 1864
Battle of Heligoland in 1864 by Josef Carl Barthold Puettner

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American Civil War in 1864

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Date unknown[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bjørn, Claus; Due-Nielsen, Carsten (2006). Dansk Udenrigspolitiks Historie. Vol. III, Fra Helstat til Nationalstat, 1814-1914 (in Danish) (2nd ed.). Copenhagen: Gyldendal. pp. 238–39. 
  2. ^ "Deutsch-Dänischer Krieg von 1864". Meyers Konversationslexikon. 4th ed. (German)
  3. ^ Chaffin, Tom (2008). The H. L. Hunley: the Secret Hope of the Confederacy. New York: Hill and Wang. ISBN 978-0-8090-9512-4. 
  4. ^ "Great Central Fair Buildings, Philadelphia". World Digital Library. July 1864. Retrieved 2013-07-28. 
  5. ^ a b Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0. 
  6. ^ Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 284–285. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  7. ^ Maxwell, J. Clerk (1865). "A dynamical theory of the electromagnetic field" (PDF). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London 155: 459–512. doi:10.1098/rstl.1865.0008. Retrieved 2011-08-30.