1755

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This article is about the year 1755. For the band, see 1755 (band).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1720s  1730s  1740s  – 1750s –  1760s  1770s  1780s
Years: 1752 1753 175417551756 1757 1758
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1755 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1755
MDCCLV
Ab urbe condita 2508
Armenian calendar 1204
ԹՎ ՌՄԴ
Assyrian calendar 6505
Bengali calendar 1162
Berber calendar 2705
British Regnal year 28 Geo. 2 – 29 Geo. 2
Buddhist calendar 2299
Burmese calendar 1117
Byzantine calendar 7263–7264
Chinese calendar 甲戌(Wood Dog)
4451 or 4391
    — to —
乙亥年 (Wood Pig)
4452 or 4392
Coptic calendar 1471–1472
Discordian calendar 2921
Ethiopian calendar 1747–1748
Hebrew calendar 5515–5516
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1811–1812
 - Shaka Samvat 1677–1678
 - Kali Yuga 4856–4857
Holocene calendar 11755
Igbo calendar 755–756
Iranian calendar 1133–1134
Islamic calendar 1168–1169
Japanese calendar Hōreki 5
(宝暦5年)
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4088
Minguo calendar 157 before ROC
民前157年
Thai solar calendar 2297–2298


1755 (MDCCLV) was a common year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter E) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Julian calendar, the 1755th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 755th year of the 2nd millennium, the 55th year of the 18th century, and the 6th year of the 1750s decade. Note that the Julian day for 1755 is 11 calendar days difference, which continued to be used from 1582 until the complete conversion of the Gregorian calendar was entirely done in 1929.

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November 1: Lisbon earthquake

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  1. ^ "The Battle of the Monongahela". World Digital Library. 1755. Retrieved 2013-08-03. 
  2. ^ "Sailing Ship Dodington (history)". Dodington Family. 2002. Archived from the original on 2005-01-14. Retrieved 2 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "Tynet, St Ninian's Church". ScotlandsPlaces. Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland. Retrieved 2015-01-05. 
  4. ^ Published 1756.