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This article is about the year 1795.
Millennium: 2nd millennium
Centuries: 17th century18th century19th century
Decades: 1760s  1770s  1780s  – 1790s –  1800s  1810s  1820s
Years: 1792 1793 179417951796 1797 1798
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1795 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1795
French Republican calendar 3–4
Ab urbe condita 2548
Armenian calendar 1244
Assyrian calendar 6545
Bengali calendar 1202
Berber calendar 2745
British Regnal year 35 Geo. 3 – 36 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2339
Burmese calendar 1157
Byzantine calendar 7303–7304
Chinese calendar 甲寅(Wood Tiger)
4491 or 4431
    — to —
乙卯年 (Wood Rabbit)
4492 or 4432
Coptic calendar 1511–1512
Discordian calendar 2961
Ethiopian calendar 1787–1788
Hebrew calendar 5555–5556
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1851–1852
 - Shaka Samvat 1716–1717
 - Kali Yuga 4895–4896
Holocene calendar 11795
Igbo calendar 795–796
Iranian calendar 1173–1174
Islamic calendar 1209–1210
Japanese calendar Kansei 7
Javanese calendar 1721–1722
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 11 days
Korean calendar 4128
Minguo calendar 117 before ROC
Nanakshahi calendar 327
Thai solar calendar 2337–2338

1795 (MDCCXCV) was a common year starting on Thursday (dominical letter D) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday (dominical letter G) of the Julian calendar, the 1795th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 795th year of the 2nd millennium, the 95th year of the 18th century, and the 6th year of the 1790s decade. As of the start of 1795, the Gregorian calendar was 11 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.





Alexander Addison, american Colonial political activist and commentator on the Jay Treaty.




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