1717

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This article is about the year 1717.
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1717 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1717
MDCCXVII
Ab urbe condita 2470
Armenian calendar 1166
ԹՎ ՌՃԿԶ
Assyrian calendar 6467
Bengali calendar 1124
Berber calendar 2667
British Regnal year Geo. 1 – 4 Geo. 1
Buddhist calendar 2261
Burmese calendar 1079
Byzantine calendar 7225–7226
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4413 or 4353
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4414 or 4354
Coptic calendar 1433–1434
Discordian calendar 2883
Ethiopian calendar 1709–1710
Hebrew calendar 5477–5478
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1773–1774
 - Shaka Samvat 1638–1639
 - Kali Yuga 4817–4818
Holocene calendar 11717
Igbo calendar 717–718
Iranian calendar 1095–1096
Islamic calendar 1129–1130
Japanese calendar Kyōhō 2
(享保2年)
Javanese calendar 1640–1641
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4050
Minguo calendar 195 before ROC
民前195年
Nanakshahi calendar 249
Thai solar calendar 2259–2260


1717 (MDCCXVII) was a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday (dominical letter F) of the Julian calendar, the 1717th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 717th year of the 2nd millennium, the 17th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1710s decade. As of the start of 1717, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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Charleville musket model 1766

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  1. ^ a b c Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. pp. 295–296. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 
  2. ^ Starkie, Andrew (2007). The Church of England and the Bangorian controversy, 1716-1721. Woodbridge: Boydell Press. ISBN 978-1-84383-288-1. 
  3. ^ Raynaud, Jean-Michel (1983). Voltaire soi-disant. 1. Presses Universitaires de Lille. p. 289. ISBN 2859392157. 
  4. ^ The Gentle Author (2011-07-02). "Thomas Fairchild, Gardener of Hoxton". Spitalfields Life. Retrieved 2015-11-16.