1808

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This article is about the year 1808. For the book by Laurentino Gomes, see 1808 (book).
Millennium: 2nd millennium
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1808 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1808
MDCCCVIII
Ab urbe condita 2561
Armenian calendar 1257
ԹՎ ՌՄԾԷ
Assyrian calendar 6558
Bengali calendar 1215
Berber calendar 2758
British Regnal year 48 Geo. 3 – 49 Geo. 3
Buddhist calendar 2352
Burmese calendar 1170
Byzantine calendar 7316–7317
Chinese calendar 丁卯(Fire Rabbit)
4504 or 4444
    — to —
戊辰年 (Earth Dragon)
4505 or 4445
Coptic calendar 1524–1525
Discordian calendar 2974
Ethiopian calendar 1800–1801
Hebrew calendar 5568–5569
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1864–1865
 - Shaka Samvat 1729–1730
 - Kali Yuga 4908–4909
Holocene calendar 11808
Igbo calendar 808–809
Iranian calendar 1186–1187
Islamic calendar 1222–1223
Japanese calendar Bunka 5
(文化5年)
Javanese calendar 1734–1735
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4141
Minguo calendar 104 before ROC
民前104年
Nanakshahi calendar 340
Thai solar calendar 2350–2351


1808 (MDCCCVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday (dominical letter CB) of the Gregorian calendar and a leap year starting on Wednesday (dominical letter ED) of the Julian calendar, the 1808th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 808th year of the 2nd millennium, the 8th year of the 19th century, and the 9th year of the 1800s decade. As of the start of 1808, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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  1. ^ Chenoweth, M. (2001), Two major volcanic cooling episodes derived from global marine air temperature, AD 1807–1827, Geophys. Res. Lett., 28(15), 2963–2966, doi:10.1029/2000GL012648.