1854

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This article is about the year 1854.
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1854 in various calendars
Gregorian calendar 1854
MDCCCLIV
Ab urbe condita 2607
Armenian calendar 1303
ԹՎ ՌՅԳ
Assyrian calendar 6604
Bahá'í calendar 10–11
Bengali calendar 1261
Berber calendar 2804
British Regnal year 17 Vict. 1 – 18 Vict. 1
Buddhist calendar 2398
Burmese calendar 1216
Byzantine calendar 7362–7363
Chinese calendar 癸丑(Water Ox)
4550 or 4490
    — to —
甲寅年 (Wood Tiger)
4551 or 4491
Coptic calendar 1570–1571
Discordian calendar 3020
Ethiopian calendar 1846–1847
Hebrew calendar 5614–5615
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1910–1911
 - Shaka Samvat 1775–1776
 - Kali Yuga 4954–4955
Holocene calendar 11854
Igbo calendar 854–855
Iranian calendar 1232–1233
Islamic calendar 1270–1271
Japanese calendar Kaei 7 / Ansei 1
(安政元年)
Javanese calendar 1782–1783
Julian calendar Gregorian minus 12 days
Korean calendar 4187
Minguo calendar 58 before ROC
民前58年
Nanakshahi calendar 386
Thai solar calendar 2396–2397

1854 (MDCCCLIV) was a common year starting on Sunday (dominical letter A) of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Friday (dominical letter C) of the Julian calendar, the 1854th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 854th year of the 2nd millennium, the 54th year of the 19th century, and the 5th year of the 1850s decade. As of the start of 1854, the Gregorian calendar was 12 days ahead of the Julian calendar, which remained in localized use until 1918.

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Original map by Dr John Snow showing the clusters of cholera cases in the London epidemic of 1854

October–December[edit]

Date unknown[edit]

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Date unknown[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ [1]. "The Teutonia Männerchor was founded in 1854."
  2. ^ CommunicationSolutions/ISI, "Railroad — Atlantic & North Carolina", North Carolina Business History, 2006, accessed 21 May 2015.
  3. ^ "Introduction to Wood Despatch of 1854". Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University. 2011. Retrieved 2014-10-09. 
  4. ^ "Wetterhorn during the golden and the post golden age". summitpost.org. 2010. Retrieved 2011-01-26. 
  5. ^ Johnson, Steven (2006). The Ghost Map: a street, an epidemic and the two men who battled to save Victorian London. London: Allen Lane. ISBN 978-0-7139-9974-7. 
  6. ^ Baly, Monica E.; Matthew, H. C. G. (2004). "Nightingale, Florence (1820–1910)". Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press. Retrieved 2011-06-20.  (subscription or UK public library membership required)

Further reading[edit]

  • The Annual register of world events: Volume 96 (1855), highly detailed coverage of events in British Empire and worldwide full text online