1890

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This article is about the year 1890.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 18th century19th century20th century
Decades: 1860s  1870s  1880s  – 1890s –  1900s  1910s  1920s
Years: 1887 1888 188918901891 1892 1893
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1890 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1890
MDCCCXC
Ab urbe condita 2643
Armenian calendar 1339
ԹՎ ՌՅԼԹ
Assyrian calendar 6640
Bahá'í calendar 46–47
Bengali calendar 1297
Berber calendar 2840
British Regnal year 53 Vict. 1 – 54 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2434
Burmese calendar 1252
Byzantine calendar 7398–7399
Chinese calendar 己丑(Earth Ox)
4586 or 4526
    — to —
庚寅年 (Metal Tiger)
4587 or 4527
Coptic calendar 1606–1607
Discordian calendar 3056
Ethiopian calendar 1882–1883
Hebrew calendar 5650–5651
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1946–1947
 - Shaka Samvat 1812–1813
 - Kali Yuga 4991–4992
Holocene calendar 11890
Igbo calendar 890–891
Iranian calendar 1268–1269
Islamic calendar 1307–1308
Japanese calendar Meiji 23
(明治23年)
Juche calendar N/A
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4223
Minguo calendar 22 before ROC
民前22年
Thai solar calendar 2433


1890 (MDCCCXC) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar (dominical letter E), the 1890th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 890th year of the 2nd millennium, the 90th year of the 19th century, and the 1st year of the 1890s decade between 1583 and 1929 and with Julian Value: 1890 is 12 calendar days difference, which continued to be used until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

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November: New Scotland Yard opens near the Big Ben clock tower.

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  10. ^ "Read And Others V. The Lord Bishop Of Lincoln: Court Of The Archbishop Of Canterbury, Lambeth Palace, Nov. 21". The Times (33176) (London). 1890-11-22. p. 4. 
  11. ^ Two Hundred Drowned - Panic among the Chinese on the burned steamer Shanghai
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