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This article is about the year 1753.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1753 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1753
Ab urbe condita 2506
Armenian calendar 1202
Assyrian calendar 6503
Bengali calendar 1160
Berber calendar 2703
British Regnal year 26 Geo. 2 – 27 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar 2297
Burmese calendar 1115
Byzantine calendar 7261–7262
Chinese calendar 壬申(Water Monkey)
4449 or 4389
    — to —
癸酉年 (Water Rooster)
4450 or 4390
Coptic calendar 1469–1470
Discordian calendar 2919
Ethiopian calendar 1745–1746
Hebrew calendar 5513–5514
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1809–1810
 - Shaka Samvat 1674–1675
 - Kali Yuga 4853–4854
Holocene calendar 11753
Igbo calendar 753–754
Iranian calendar 1131–1132
Islamic calendar 1166–1167
Japanese calendar Hōreki 3
Javanese calendar 1678–1679
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4086
Minguo calendar 159 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar 285
Thai solar calendar 2295–2296

1753 (MDCCLIII) was a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Julian calendar, the 1753rd year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 753rd year of the 2nd millennium, the 53rd year of the 18th century, and the 4th year of the 1750s decade. As of the start of 1753, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1923.



  • January 1 – Minimum date value for a datetime field in SQL Server (up to SQL Server 2005) due to it being the first full year after Britain adopted the Gregorian calendar. You may also see this value in Oracle database's date fields as a starting value (instead of null) if the application supports either database installations (Oracle or SQL Server).
  • January 29 – After a month's absence, Elizabeth Canning returns to her mother's home in London and claims that she was abducted. The following criminal trial causes uproar.
  • March 1Sweden adopts the Gregorian calendar by skipping the 11 days difference between it and the Julian calendar and letting February 17 be followed directly by March 1.
  • March 17 – First official Saint Patrick's Day.
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  1. ^ "British Museum, General History". Archived from the original on 2007-08-09. Retrieved 2007-08-01.