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Millennium: 2nd millennium
May 11: King Louis XV leads France to victory in the Battle of Fontenoy.
June 4: Frederick the Great of Prussia leads troops to victory at the Battle of Hohenfriedberg.
1745 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar1745
Ab urbe condita2498
Armenian calendar1194
Assyrian calendar6495
Balinese saka calendar1666–1667
Bengali calendar1152
Berber calendar2695
British Regnal year18 Geo. 2 – 19 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar2289
Burmese calendar1107
Byzantine calendar7253–7254
Chinese calendar甲子年 (Wood Rat)
4442 or 4235
    — to —
乙丑年 (Wood Ox)
4443 or 4236
Coptic calendar1461–1462
Discordian calendar2911
Ethiopian calendar1737–1738
Hebrew calendar5505–5506
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat1801–1802
 - Shaka Samvat1666–1667
 - Kali Yuga4845–4846
Holocene calendar11745
Igbo calendar745–746
Iranian calendar1123–1124
Islamic calendar1157–1158
Japanese calendarEnkyō 2
Javanese calendar1669–1670
Julian calendarGregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar4078
Minguo calendar167 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar277
Thai solar calendar2287–2288
Tibetan calendar阳木鼠年
(male Wood-Rat)
1871 or 1490 or 718
    — to —
(female Wood-Ox)
1872 or 1491 or 719

1745 (MDCCXLV) was a common year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Tuesday of the Julian calendar, the 1745th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 745th year of the 2nd millennium, the 45th year of the 18th century, and the 6th year of the 1740s decade. As of the start of 1745, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.





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