1876

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1876 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1876
MDCCCLXXVI
Ab urbe condita 2629
Armenian calendar 1325
ԹՎ ՌՅԻԵ
Assyrian calendar 6626
Bahá'í calendar 32–33
Bengali calendar 1283
Berber calendar 2826
British Regnal year 39 Vict. 1 – 40 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2420
Burmese calendar 1238
Byzantine calendar 7384–7385
Chinese calendar 乙亥(Wood Pig)
4572 or 4512
    — to —
丙子年 (Fire Rat)
4573 or 4513
Coptic calendar 1592–1593
Discordian calendar 3042
Ethiopian calendar 1868–1869
Hebrew calendar 5636–5637
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1932–1933
 - Shaka Samvat 1798–1799
 - Kali Yuga 4977–4978
Holocene calendar 11876
Igbo calendar 876–877
Iranian calendar 1254–1255
Islamic calendar 1292–1293
Japanese calendar Meiji 9
(明治9年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4209
Minguo calendar 36 before ROC
民前36年
Thai solar calendar 2419


Year 1876 (MDCCCLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Thursday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar.

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Punch cartoon from June 17. Russia preparing to let slip the "Dogs of War," its imminent engagement in the growing Balkan conflict between Slavic states and Turkey, while policeman John Bull (Britain) warns Russia to take care. The Slavic states of Serbia and Montenegro would declare war on Turkey two weeks later.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "United Kingdom Intellectual Property Office". 
  2. ^ Dewey, Melvil (1876). A Classification and Subject Index for Cataloguing and Arranging the Books and Pamphlets of a Library. OCLC 78870163. Retrieved 2012-07-31. 
  3. ^ van Dulken, Stephen (2001). Inventing the 19th Century. London: British Library. pp. 104–5. ISBN 0-7123-0881-4. 
  • Appleton's Annual Cyclopedia ...for 1876 (1885) online edition, comprehensive world coverage