1879

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1879 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1879
MDCCCLXXIX
Ab urbe condita 2632
Armenian calendar 1328
ԹՎ ՌՅԻԸ
Assyrian calendar 6629
Bahá'í calendar 35–36
Bengali calendar 1286
Berber calendar 2829
British Regnal year 42 Vict. 1 – 43 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2423
Burmese calendar 1241
Byzantine calendar 7387–7388
Chinese calendar 戊寅(Earth Tiger)
4575 or 4515
    — to —
己卯年 (Earth Rabbit)
4576 or 4516
Coptic calendar 1595–1596
Discordian calendar 3045
Ethiopian calendar 1871–1872
Hebrew calendar 5639–5640
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1935–1936
 - Shaka Samvat 1801–1802
 - Kali Yuga 4980–4981
Holocene calendar 11879
Igbo calendar 879–880
Iranian calendar 1257–1258
Islamic calendar 1296–1297
Japanese calendar Meiji 12
(明治12年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4212
Minguo calendar 33 before ROC
民前33年
Thai solar calendar 2422


Year 1879 (MDCCCLXXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar.

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  1. ^ Kohn, George C., ed. (2006). "Pacific, War of the". Dictionary of Wars. Infobase Publishing. p. 389. 
  2. ^ "El Partido Socialista se fundó en 1879". PSOE. Retrieved 2013-02-08. 
  3. ^ "SS Rotomahana". Clydebuilt. Retrieved 2014-04-14. 
  4. ^ a b c Palmer, Alan; Veronica (1992). The Chronology of British History. London: Century Ltd. pp. 303–304. ISBN 0-7126-5616-2. 
  5. ^ Commercially published in 1880 by D. Appleton & Company, New York.
  6. ^ Steiner, Rudolf (1994) [1917]. Christopher Bamford, ed. The Archangel Michael. Hudson, NY: Anthroposophic Press. ISBN 0-88010-378-7. 
  7. ^ Usher, Abbott Payson (1954). A History of Mechanical Inventions. Courier Dover Publications. p. 402. 
  8. ^ Schwarzlose, Richard A. (1990). The Nation's Newsbrokers: The Rush to Institution: From 1865 to 1920. Northwestern University Press. p. 84. 
  9. ^ Penguin Pocket On This Day. Penguin Reference Library. 2006. ISBN 0-14-102715-0.