1777

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This article is about the year 1777. For the number, see 1777 (number).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1740s  1750s  1760s  – 1770s –  1780s  1790s  1800s
Years: 1774 1775 177617771778 1779 1780
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1777 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1777
MDCCLXXVII
Ab urbe condita 2530
Armenian calendar 1226
ԹՎ ՌՄԻԶ
Assyrian calendar 6527
Bengali calendar 1184
Berber calendar 2727
British Regnal year 17 Geo. 3 – 18 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2321
Burmese calendar 1139
Byzantine calendar 7285–7286
Chinese calendar 丙申(Fire Monkey)
4473 or 4413
    — to —
丁酉年 (Fire Rooster)
4474 or 4414
Coptic calendar 1493–1494
Discordian calendar 2943
Ethiopian calendar 1769–1770
Hebrew calendar 5537–5538
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1833–1834
 - Shaka Samvat 1699–1700
 - Kali Yuga 4878–4879
Holocene calendar 11777
Igbo calendar 777–778
Iranian calendar 1155–1156
Islamic calendar 1190–1191
Japanese calendar An'ei 6
(安永6年)
Javanese calendar 1703–1704
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4110
Minguo calendar 135 before ROC
民前135年
Nanakshahi calendar 309
Thai solar calendar 2319–2320


1777 (MDCCLXXVII) 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 1777th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 777th year of the 2nd millennium, the 77th year of the 18th century, and the 8th year of the 1770s decade. As of the start of 1777, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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June 14: US Flag (had various star patterns)

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  1. ^ Williams, Hywel (2005). Cassell's Chronology of World History. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. p. 331. ISBN 0-304-35730-8. 

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